International Students

Zayed University welcomes applications from International students who meet the admission criteria listed below and as space and resources permit.

Admission Requirements for International Students

College

UAE   Curriculum or Equivalent

British   System

 

IB

 

EmSAT   Requirements

Gen

Adv

5   O-levels & 2 A/AS-levels with a grade of ‘C’ or higher.

 

Arabic   & Islamic studies are not included

 

 

 

 

 

Complete   the IB Diploma with at least 24 points

English

Math

Arabic

CACE

75%

70%

EmSAT   1250, or

IELTS   5.5,

or

TOEFL   iBT 71

 

Applicants   with EmSAT score of 1100, IELTS of 5.0, or TOEFL iBT score of 61 may be   conditionally admitted

 

Applicants   with EmSAT Math score of less than 500 will be required to take remedial   zero-credit Math classes

Applicants   with EmSAT Arabic score of less than 900 will be required to take remedial   zero-credit Arabic classes

CCMS

75%

70%

COB

75%

70%

CHSS

75%

70%

CNHS

75%

70%

CTI

80%

75%

CTI:   EmSAT 500 minimum

COE**

80%

75%

 

COE:   EmSAT 900 minimum

  • All certificates that follow foreign curricula or are obtained outside UAE should be equivalent and attested from the UAE Ministry of Education
  • Admission criteria for students wishing to transfer to ZU are as follows:

a)   Be in good academic standing (GPA 2.0 or higher) at the institution currently attending;

b)   Have proof of English language proficiency: EmSAT English score of 1250, or Academic IELTS overall band score of 5.5; or TOEFL iBT total score of 71.

c) Meet the high school admission criteria for the ZU program they wish to transfer to

  • Two recommendation letters
  • A personal statement (250-500 words) outlining your desire to study at ZU
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