Credentials and Entry Requirements.

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Application Documents

Thanaweya Amma:


  • Original Thanaweya Amma Certificate or Certified original (مستخرج رسمي)
  • Original Birth certificate
  • six passport size photos
  • Military Service Form (2 Gond form) for Egyptian male students only.
  • Military Service Card (Betaka 6 Gond) or fully stamped 7 Gond form for Egyptian male applicants born in 2004 and before.
  • The Supreme Council of Higher Education will examine all documents for final approval.

 

American Diploma:


Entry Requirements:

  • Engineering:
    • English Language or Literature, Math, Advanced Math (or Math of EST II or equivalent ACT II), Physics, Chemistry.

 

  • Computing & Information Sciences:
    • English Language or Literature, Math, Advanced Math (or Math of EST II or equivalent ACT II), Physics, Chemistry.
  • Business Informatics:
    • English Language or Literature
    • Other optional subjects must include any subjects 5 of the following:

"Geography, Global Studies, Social Studies, History, Economics, Business Studies, Mathematical Subject, Principles of Statistics, Accounting, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, German or French (one European language), Computer Science, + 2 electives."

  • Digital Arts & Design:
    • English Language or Literature
    • Other optional subjects must include five subjects of the following: 

"Geography, Global Studies, Social Studies, History, Economics, Mathematical subject, Principles of Statistics, Accounting, French or Spanish or Italian, Philosophy or Logic, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Sociology, Art, Computer Science or IT, + 2 electives."

 Academic credentials:

    • Having completed (8) different subjects.
    • Subjects with less than one credit are not accepted.
    • Subjects can be calculated from Grades 12, 11, or 10. The minimum number of subjects to be calculated from G12 is 4, the maximum number of subjects from G11 is 4, and to be completed accordingly from G10 if needed; however, the maximum number of subjects to be calculated from G10 is 2.
    • Subjects such as PE, music, yearbook, and religion… are not counted.
    • EST I (or equivalent ACT I) minimum accepted score is 800/1600 ONLY as a passing grade.
    • EST II (or equivalent ACT II) is highly recommended & gives a bonus for the student’s overall evaluation & tuition category (minimum accepted score is 900/1600).
    • EST II will be mandatory only if the student wishes to join the Engineering and Computer Science Group and didn’t take Advanced Math in school Transcript in grades 10, 11, or 12.
    • Subjects to be accepted in EST II (or equivalent ACT II):
    • For Engineering & Computing and Information Sciences: Math is necessary + Physics or Chemistry.

 

IGCSE


 

  • Entry Requirements:

    • Engineering:
      • English Language or Literature (OL), Math (OL), Math (AL or ASL), Physics (OL), Chemistry (OL), + 4 electives.
    • Computing & Information Sciences:
      • English Language or Literature (OL), Math (OL), Math (AL or ASL), Physics (OL), Chemistry (OL), + 4 electives.
    • Business Informatics:
      • English Language or Literature
      • Other optional subjects must include any subjects 5 of the following:

    Geography, Global Studies, Social Studies, History, Economics, Business Studies, Principles of Statistics, Accounting, Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, German or French, Computer Science / Information & Communication Technology, + 2 electives.

    • Digital Arts & Design:
      • English Language or Literature
      • Other optional subjects must include 5 of the following:

    Geography, Global Studies, Social Studies, History, Economics, Mathematics, Principles of Statistics, Accounting, French or German (one Foreign European Language only), Philosophy or Logic, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Sociology, Art, Computer Science/Information & Communication Technology, + 2 electives.

     Academic Credentials:

    • 8 (OL) subjects are required for Business Informatics and Digital Arts& Design faculties.
    • For the faculties Engineering and Computing & Information Sciences: 8 (OL) + Math (AL/ASL) are required.
    • Minimum (OL) Grade is "C.”
    • Minimum (AL or ASL) Grade is "D.”
    • The maximum number of (AL or ASL) subjects to be calculated is 2(ALs) or 4(ASLs), or 1(AL+2ASL) subjects.
    • Accepted scores must be taken during not more than four successive years.

     

International Baccalaureate:


 

 Entry Requirements:

  • Engineering:
    • English Language and/or Literature
    • Math (HL)
    • Physics (HL)
  • Computing & Information Sciences:
    • English Language and/or Literature
    • Math (HL)
    • Physics (HL)
  • Business Informatics:
    • English Language and/or Literature
    • Other subjects must include 5: Arabic /Geography/ History/ Economics/ Business Management/ Math / Physics/ Chemistry/ Biology/ German/ French/Computer Science…
    • A strong background in Mathematics is highly recommended.
  • Digital Arts & Design:
    •  English Language and/or Literature
    •  Other optional subjects must include five subjects: Arabic /Geography/ History/ Economics/ Business Management/ Math / Physics/ Chemistry/ Biology/ German/ French/Computer Science/ visual Art…

 

Academic Credentials:

  • Passing six subjects with a minimum of 3 taken at the High Level (including the qualifying subjects).
  • A total score of a minimum of 24/45 is required.
  • Passing the English Language is a must for acceptance.
  • Theory of knowledge, Extended Essay & Creativity are required.
  • Students must obtain the final graduation IB Diploma to be considered for admission.

 

Canadian Diploma:


 

  • Final Canadian High School Transcript and Diploma obtained from Egypt must be stamped by the school and certified, in addition to:
  • Stamped by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Canada
  • Stamped by the Egyptian Embassy in Canada
  • Stamp by الإدارة العامة للامتحانات OR
  • Authentication stamp from Notary public
  • Authentication stamp from the Canadian Embassy in Cairo
  • Stamped by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cairo
  • Stamped by الإدارة العامة للامتحانات
  • Final Canadian High School Transcripts and Diplomas obtained from outside Egypt require the same stamps as stated above, except for the stamp of الإدارة العامة للامتحانات.
  • Edadeyya Certificate (National system) or proof of 12 years of schooling (International system) stamped by the school and certified by the Educational Zone the school belongs to.
  • Proof of 12 years of schooling, if obtained from outside Egypt, require the following stamps:
  • School stamp
  • Stamp of the Educational Zone
  • Stamp of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Stamp of the Egyptian Embassy in the foreign country.
  • Original Birth certificate
  • Six personal photos
  • Original document of Arabic and Religion exams (for Egyptians and
    Arab students)
  • Namouzag 2 Gond (required from Egyptian male students only)
  • Military Service Card (Betaka 6 Gond) or fully stamped Namouzag 7
    Gond for Egyptian male applicants born in 2004 and before.