International Students

Admission Requirements for International Students


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

  • An attested secondary school certificate with a minimum average of 70% or equivalent overall average.

  • GCSE/IGCSE/GCE: Completion of (5) subjects at the ordinary level and (2) subjects at the GCE Advanced Subsidiary or Advanced level with a minimum of C grade for each subject (Arabic and Islamic Studies are not included).

  • International Baccalaureate: : Must successfully complete the IB diploma with a minimum of 24 points.

  • Transferred students: Be in good academic standing, GPA 2.0 or higher

  • IELTS of 5.5+ or TOEFL iBT of 71+.

  • A completed application form ( including all required documentation

  • Two recommendation letters.

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

Certificate Attestation

  • All certificates must be attested from the U.A.E Ministry of Education.

  • All certificates outside UAE should be attested and equivalent by the U.A.E Ministry of Education.

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