Internationals - Freshman: How to Apply

 


International applicants living in Morocco:

At Al Akhawayn University, you are considered an international student if you are not a Moroccan citizen regardless of your place of residence.

The GAT is required for all international applicants living in morocco for more than 2 years otherwise; they should provide an SAT score according to SAT requirements (clickable)

International applicants living outside Morocco:

Some International candidates with good academic achievements may be granted direct admission. In this case they should have spent at least the last two years of high school in an international institution outside Morocco.

To prevent delays, you should arrange to have timely completion of all the required documents and test scores submitted to the Office of Admissions and Outreach well in advance of the application deadline.

The TOEFL is required for all non-native speaker applicants

 


International freshman

General Admission Conditions 

1. Review of high school records.

2. Success in the General Admission Test (GAT) or an SAT score of 1500 points minimum for English native speakers with at least 500 in mathematics; for non-native speakers of English, the minimum score is 1340 with at least 500 in mathematics. 

3. A satisfactory interview, where applicable.


International candidates with good academic achievements may be granted direct admission.

Applicants whose primary language of instruction was not English are required to submit the results of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) (see English Language Proficiency)

International candidates with good academic achievements may have direct admission.

N.B: Placement tests in Arabic, French and English writing will be administered to undergraduate applicants, where appropriate for course placement.

 


How to apply?

1. Complete and submit an on-line Application: Apply Now

2. Send the required documents by mail to the Admissions & Outreach Office, P.O BOX 104 Avenue Hassan II Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane 53000 – Morocco 

  • Application fee 500 dhs for international candidates resident in Morocco during the 5 last years and paying Moroccan taxes or with one parent of Moroccan nationality.(Method of payment clickable)
  • Application fee 800 dhs for internationals resident outside Morocco .(Method of payment clickable)
  • High school transcripts with a certified English translation if the transcript appears in its original form in other language than English, Arabic or French.
  • High school diploma with a certified English translation if the transcript appears in its original form in other language than English, Arabic or French
  • One Copy of the Passport
  • Two (2) passport size recent color photographs (Please write your name on the back of each photo)
  • Admission Application Supplement
  • Pledge of Academic Integrity
  • SAT score of 1500 with a minimum of 500 in Math or an ACT score of 25 for native speakers if any
  • SAT score of 1340 with a minimum of 500 in Math for non- native speakers if any.
  • TOEFL score report if applicable
  • High school diploma with a certified English translation if the Diploma appears in its original form in other language than English, Arabic or French

 


International Graduate

General Admission Conditions

There are three basic requirements for acceptance to a graduate program:

• A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, or equivalent

• Strong academic average in course work leading to the “Licence”; or, if graduating from a system using the US higher education model, a ‘B’ average or better in upper level (junior and senior level) work and in any graduate work already completed; or, other evidence of ability to succeed in graduate study

• Adequate preparation for the proposed graduate program; and, acceptance by the appropriate Admissions Committee Selected candidates may be invited for an interview with the admissions committee.

All graduate students wishing to enroll at AUI to pursue a master’s degree are expected to demonstrate proficiency in the English language. For placement purposes, students for whom English is not the first language must submit a TOEFL score of 550 and obtain a 5.0 score over 6.0 in writing or the equivalent scores in IBT.


How to apply?

1. Complete and submit an on-line Application: Apply Now

2. Send the required documents by mail to the Admissions & Outreach Office, P.O BOX 104 Avenue Hassan II Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane 53000 – Morocco 

  • Application fee 500 dhs for international candidates resident in Morocco during the 5 last years and paying Moroccan taxes or with one parent of Moroccan nationality.(Method of payment clickable)
  • Application fee 800 dhs for internationals resident outside Morocco
  • Official university transcript(s)
  • Certified copy Bachelor degree or equivalent or certificate of completion
  • Two letters of recommendation including at least one from a university-level instructor that use (whenever possible) the standard recommendation form provided on the AUI website: instructor recommendation:
  • One typed essay written by the applicant him or herself that explains the reasons for seeking admission to the graduate program and that describe the applicant’s background and knowledge of the field. 
  • Copy of the Passport 
  • Six passport size recent color photographs
  • Detailed CV
  • Pledge of Academic Integrity 
  • Official score report of TOEFL (iBT)/IELTS if applicable
  • Complete, Sign and date the graduate Check list

Transcripts, Diplomas and documents which appear in their original form in other language than English, Arabic or French must be accompanied by a certified English translation.

 

 

 

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