ADMISSIONS

 

 
 

Undergraduate Students:

The International University of Business and Law welcomes international candidates for admission. Such applicants must meet the entrance requirements of the university as specified below. Note: Standards vary greatly from country to country. While these requirements are generally sufficient, we cannot ensure admission to all programs.

International Entrance Requirements

The academic qualifications that meet the General Entrance Requirements for direct-entry programs are listed below:

British-patterned education (United Kingdom and most Commonwealth countries except as noted separately below)
General Certificate of Education, with two subjects at Advanced Level and three at Ordinary Level, or three subjects at Advanced Level and one at the Ordinary Level, with a C overall average; no subject accepted below a D grade. Acceptable alternative: U.K. Higher National Diploma or Certificate.

French-patterned education (Algeria, C'ote d'Ivoire, Cambodia, France, French Guinea, Haiti, Laos, Morocco) Diploma de Bachelier de 'lEnseignement du Second Degree (Baccalaureate Parts I and II)

Latin America (Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru, Venezuela: all others see individual listings below) first year at a recognized university in the same country

Middle East (Bahrain,Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Sudan, United Arab Emirates, Yemen) national secondary school certificate

Russian-patterned education (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan) Maturity Certificate

Yugoslavian-patterned education (Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia, Yugoslavia) Matura/Secondary School Leaving Diploma

International Baccalaureate Program 3 courses at the Higher level and 3 courses at the Subsidiary level with a minimum score in each subject of 4 with an overall minimum score of 24. Advanced credit may be granted for Higher level courses with minimum scores of 5 in specific subject areas.

Afghanistan Baccalauria

Argentina Bachillerato or Bachillerato Especializada with a minimum 6 average or the examination Ciclo Basico Comun with a 5 average

Aruba, Netherlands Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs Certificate

Australia matriculation as defined by the home state university

Austria Reifeprufung (Matura)

Bangladesh Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) in at least the second division

Belgium Certificat de l'enseignement secondaire superieur (French) or Diploma van Secundair Onderwijs (Flemish)

Brazil Certificado de Conclusao de Grau or a Diploma de Tecnico de Nivel Medio with a minimum 6.5 average or the examination Concurso Vestibular with a minimum 5 average

Bolivia Bachillerato en Humanidades with a minimum 5.0 average

Bulgaria Diploma Za Zavarsheno Sredno Obrazovanie

Cameroon Baccalaureate (Parts I and II or General Certificate of Education as described above)

Canada Canadian High School Diploma

Chile Licencia de Education Media in the Humanistic-Scientific branch with a minimum 5 average or the examination Prueba de Aptitud Academica with a minimum 4

China Senior High School Graduation Examination

Columbia Bachillerto certificate with a minimum 3.5 average

Congo, The Republic of first year standing at a recognized university in the same country

Cuba first year standing at a recognized university in the same country

Czech Republic Maturitni Zkouska (Maturita)

Denmark Studentereksamen

Dominican Republic first year standing at a recognized university in the same country

Ecuador Bachillerato en Humanidades or Ciecias with a minimum 7.5 average

Egypt General Secondary School Certificate Examination, Thanaweya a'ama

El Salvador Bachillerato in the academic specializations only with a minimum 6.5

Estonia Secondary School Certificate

Ethiopia first year standing at a recognized university in the same country

Finland Maturity Certificate (Ylippilastutkinto)

Germany Reifezeugnis

Greece Apolytirion

Guinea Baccalaureat (2eme partie)

Hong Kong General Certificate of Education as described above (see British-patterned education) or the University of Hong Kong Matriculation Certificate assessed as the G.C.E.

Hungary Erettsegi (Maturity Certificate)

Iceland Upper Secondary School Certificate (Studentsprof)

India second division or higher in one of: All-Indian Senior School Certificate, Higher Secondary Certificate (Pre-Degree, Pre-Professional or Pre-University), Intermediate Certificate, Higher Secondary Certificate Part 2

Indonesia Sekolah Menengah Uman (S.M.U.); pre 1993: S.M.A.

Ireland (Republic of) Leaving Certificate

Israel Bagrut Certificate

Italy Maturita Classica Diploma or Maturita Scientifica Diploma

Japan Upper Secondary School Diploma

Kenya Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)

Latvia Atestats par visparejo izglitibu (Attestation of General secondary Education)

Lebanon first year standing in a recognized institution of higher learning or the Baccalaureate (Parts I and II)

Lithuania Secondary School Certificate

Luxembourg Diplome de Fin d'Etudes Secondaires

Malaysia Sijil Tinggi Persekolahon Malaysia (STPM) or MICSS Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)

Mexico Bachillerto certificate with a minimum 7.0 average

Nepal Proficiency Certificate

New Zealand University Entrance Examination

Nigeria Senior School Certificate with a maximum 5.0 average

North Korea first year standing at a recognized university in the same country

Norway Vitnemal Fra den Vidergaende Skole

Pakistan Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC) in at least the second division

Panama Bachillerato de Ciencias or de Ketras or de Comerico with a minimum C (71%) average or high school graduation (USA-patterned education)

Paraguay Bachillerato en Humanidades y Ciecias with a minimum 2.5 average

Philippines second year standing in a recognized institution of higher learning

Poland Maturity/Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci Certificate

Portugal first year standing at a recognized university in the same country

Scotland Scottish Leaving Certificate Examination of the Scottish Education Department of the Scottish Universities Preliminary Examination

Seychelles Island General Certificate of Education as described above or Baccalaureate Parts I and II

Singapore Government Higher School Certificate (Chinese) with two subjects at the Principal Level and three subjects at the Subsidiary Level

Slovak Republic Maturity Certificate (Maturitnej Skuske)

Somalia Secondary School Leaving Certificate

South Korea Academic Upper Secondary School Certificate (Immumgye Kodung Hakkyo Choeupchang)

Spain Titulo de Bachillerato or University Orientation Year (COU)

Sri Lanka General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) in four subjects with a min. overall avg. of C and no grade below a Pass (S)

South Africa Matriculation Certificate of the Joint Matriculation Board in the first or second class with a minimum standing of C or one of the following certificates in the first or second class providing that exemption from the Matriculation Examination of the Joint Matriculation Examination of the Joint Matriculation Board has been granted: Cape Senior Certificate of the Department of Public Education, Natal Senior Certificate of the Department of Education, Orange Free State School Leaving Certificate of the Department of Education

Sweden Matriculation Certificate on successful completion of the Studentexamen

Switzerland one of: Maturitats Zeugnis, Certificate de Maturite, Attestato de Maturita

Taiwan Senior High School Leaving Certificate

Thailand Mathayom /Maw 6

Turkey Devlet Lise Diplomasi

Ukraine Atestat pro Povnu Zagal'nu Sersdniu Osvitu (Grade 12)

United States of America (and Puerto Rico) complete Grade 12 with a minimum average of B or better on a minimum of five academic Grade 12 subjects

Uruguay Bachillerto certificate with a minimum 3.5 average following 12 years of school

Vietnam first year standing at a recognized university in the same country

Zaire Diplome d'Etat d'Etudes Secondaire du Cycle Long with Homologation Certification

Graduate Students:
      Official transcripts are required from each post-secondary institution attended. If your transcripts are in a language other than English, you must submit a notarized English translation in addition to the original documentation. The official translation must be received in a signed and sealed envelope directly from a certified translation service. Demonstration of proficiency in the use of the English language may also be required.
      One letter of recommendation is required for all graduate programs. The letter must be submitted directly by the attestant to the Admissions Office. Other documents can be submitted by e-mail or by post. These include resumes, writing samples, a list of extra-curricular activities, etc. All emails must include your complete name and your IUBL application numbers.