English Language Test at the British University of Bahrain

Do you need to improve your English language skills to study for an undergraduate degree at British University of Bahrain?

BUB’s pre-sessional English course is an intensive language course designed for non-native English speakers who wish to improve their language skills before taking the English entrance test.

Our innovative Pre-sessional English course focuses on enhancing four primary language skills: Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking, which will be later evaluated during the English Entrance Test. If you pass you can progress onto your chosen degree course at British University of Bahrain.

Our experienced and highly qualified tutors will give you the best start in your academic studies and provide the needed knowledge and strategies to qualify you to succeed in BUB’s English Entrance Test.

You will also gain valuable skills to help you prepare for studying for a UK degree, and you will meet students from our friendly and diverse community.

To take this Pre-sessional English course, you must have a general level of education that is suitable for entry into UK universities, and You must also have a conditional offer to study an undergraduate programme at British University of Bahrain.

Why Study a Pre-Sessional English course at BUB?

1. Introduce applicants to the BUB English Entrance test’s format, structure, and requirements.
2. Help applicants to identify and address areas of weakness in their English language abilities.
3. Improve the applicant’s English communication skills in academic and practical settings.
4. Provide strategies and techniques to maximize your scores in BUB’s English Entrance test.

English Language Test | BUB

The exclusive BUB English Language Test, is a BUB entrance requirement that focuses on the four key areas of English language – Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing, which is usually with an IELTS certificate.

Successful completion of our English test will demonstrate your English language ability and allow you to continue through the Application process to become a Student at BUB.
Our own English Language Test is available, you can book your place NOW.

Should you have any questions about the BUB English Language Test, please contact BUB English Test Centre – EMAIL HERE
You can also contact the BUB Admissions Team here – Contact Us

This is NOT an IELTS Test | This Test is for BUB entrance purposes ONLY


How To Apply For The BUB English Language Test

There are just two steps to completing your BUB English Test, progressing your BUB application and commencing your UK education, here at the British University of Bahrain:

Step 1 – Submit and complete the BUB English Language Test fee – Please find the payment options below.

Step 2 – When we receive the payment approval, the BUB Admissions Team will send you a link to our booking page and you can then choose your preferred on-Campus Test date.
Please Note – On the test day, you will be required to bring your ID, present on scheduled time. and ensure you have access to your e-mail account. You will be using headphones during the test, you can bring your own plug-in (not Bluetooth) headphones, if you wish. 

English Language Test | Your Payment Options


Bank Transfer – Please Use The Following Information:

Bank account | British University of Bahrain
Bank | Arab Bank
Account Number | 2002-685526-510
IBAN | BH34 ARAB 0200 2685 5265 10
When Completed – Please E-Mail the Payment Reference.

Want to Pay Online by Debit or Credit Card..?

Click Here – to request an Online Payment Link.
You will then find your unique Card Payment link, in our reply.

The Test Fee Can Also be Completed Using SADAD

Click Here – to submit a SADAD Payment Link request.
Again, you will then find the SADAD Payment link, in our reply.

Prefer BenefitPay – See Below for BenefitPay Instructions:

(please select ‘Others’ and add ‘English Test’ in the reference section)