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Countries with English as Official Language

The following are countries in which English is an official language. If your country of citizenship is one of these listed, you are exempted from the English Certification requirement for application to the Graduate School at UT.

Source: Central Intelligence Agency’s World Fact Book publication
Access date: 05/17/2018, www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/docs/guidetowfbook.html

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Bahamas, The
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Belgium
  • Bermuda
  • Botswana
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Christmas Island
  • Cook Islands
  • Dominica
  • Fiji
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Grenada
  • Guyana
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Jersey
  • Kenya
  • Liberia
  • Malawi
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Micronesia, Federated States of
  • Namibia
  • New Zealand

  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norfolk Island
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Philippines
  • Pitcairn Islands
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Samoa
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Sint Maarten
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe