Dubai, International Academic City
P.O. Box 345006, Dubai, UAE.
+971 4 4227244
+971 4 3638862


Entry Requirements:

Applicants to the undergraduate programs at IMT Dubai must be holding a recognized and official secondary school certificate. Applicants are expected to have a CGPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Students with a CGPA between 2.00 to 2.49 may be admitted on a probationary basis as per the discretion of the admissions manager. Below are the minimum requirements from a sample of global curricula (if yours is not listed, please contact our Admissions office for more information).

  •  American High School Diploma Overall average of Grade “C” (70% or 2.5/4.0)
  • Ordinary (O) Levels, AS Levels and/or A Levels – with at least 7 GCE/GCSE/IGCSE subjects Minimum 3 B’s and 4 C’s
  • CBSE Indian Examination Board – 55% overall in grade 12
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (26 Points)
  • Shahadat Al-Thanawiya Al-Amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) 70% overall in Grade 12
  •  WAECO/NECO Senior School Certificate Examination – Minimum 3 “B” and 4 “C”

Proficiency in English

Applicants are required to provide a certificate of English proficiency from one of the below standardized English language tests that are recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR), UAE.

Note: Applicants who do not meet these requirements may be admitted on academic probation

Attestation of Documents:

All applicants for admissions to the undergraduate programs at IMT Dubai are required to obtain an equivalency of their high school certificate from the Ministry of Education, UAE. The attestation process is dependent upon whether the student has completed their schooling within the UAE or abroad.

Applicants who complete their secondary schooling within the UAE:

  • Must obtain an Equivalency Certificate issued by the Ministry of Education for secondary schooling studies undertaken in the UAE.
  • These students are provisionally admitted to IMT Dubai and are permitted to commence the first semester of study subject to the student obtaining an Equivalency Certificate.

Applicants who complete their secondary schooling outside the UAE:

  • These applicants are provisionally admitted to IMT Dubai and are permitted to commence the first semester of study. They must, however, have their Secondary School Records and Certificates of Completion certified by:
    • The issuing Board of Secondary Education or a recognized authority for secondary education in the host country in which the applicant completed their education
    • The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in that host country
    • The UAE Embassy in that host country
  • Additionally, the UAE Ministry of Education and Youth in Dubai must attest all secondary school certificates and transcripts issued outside the UAE.
  • In special cases where complying with conditions (b) and (c) are not feasible, the certificates may be verified against originals by Embassies in the UAE and UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

If the applicant is selected by the admissions board but is unable to secure the Equivalency Certificate as outlined above before the beginning of the semester, he/she will be asked to sign a “Consent to Provide Documents” form agreeing to secure the equivalency. The applicant will be permitted to commence his/her studies at IMT DUBAI however, will be given a maximum period of one (1) semester to obtain the equivalency certificate.