Undergradute Requirements

Entry Requirements:

To enroll in an undergraduate degree program you will need to meet the minimum academic and English language requirements mentioned below. In some cases, you are able to apply for a conditional offer. Please contact our Admissions office for more information.

  •  American High School Diploma Overall average of Grade “C” ( 2.0/4.0)
  • 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 – 50% overall in grade 12
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (26 Points)
  • Shahadat Al-Thanawiya Al-Amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) 60% overall in Grade 12
  •  WAECO/NECO Senior School Certificate Examination – Minimum 3 “B” and 4 “C”
  • Pakistan (Intermediate Certificate or Higher Secondary School Certificate)-50% overall in grade 12
  • Philippines (High School Diploma Grade 12 Academic track)-75% overall in grade 12

(Secondary school certificate from schools following the Ministry of Education (MOE) or the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) curriculum)

Applicants are required to provide a certificate of English proficiency of IELTS 5.0 or equivalent from one of the below standardized English language tests that are recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR), UAE

English Language Test
IELTS (Academic) Paper-based TOEFL Internet-based TOEFL Computer-based TOEFL Pearson PTE (Academic) Cambridge English Advanced EmSAT
ENTRY SCORE 5.0 500 61 173 36-41 154 - 161 1100 - 1225

Note: (B1 First Class Pass); must get B1 in all four components

We are pleased that you are considering to join the Undergraduate program at IMT Dubai, and we look forward to guiding you through the application and admissions process. The application process is simple and is outlined below.

Step 1

Complete the application form online. Apply Now

Step 2

You are also required to e-mail your supporting documents to admissions@imt.ac.ae Please note that any missing documents may delay your application process.

Step 3

You receive a decision on your application approximately within a week. On receipt of offer letter, the applicant is required to confirm their acceptance and register for the program on or before the date specified in the offer.

  • Certified copy of the Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent. Grade transcripts must be attached for non-UAE High School Certificates.
  • A certificate of English proficiency.
  • Passport-sized photographs (4).
  • A scanned copy of the picture page of your passport (and Residence Visa for UAE residents).
  • Equivalency Certificate from the UAE (MOHESR).

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.