General Undergraduate Admission Requirements
  • A completed Admission application form (A1).
    (All parts of the application form must be carefully completed)
    • - If a student has earned a High School degree from an institution in UAE, the school should follow MOE or ADEC track.
    • - Student should meet the passing grade set by MOE and ADEC and this should be reflected in their High School Certificate.
    • - AFU only admits the students who have graduated from High Schools that are licensed by either MOE or ADEC.
    • - Students must receive a passing grade in all of their national exams.
  • Attested copies of High School’s certificate and transcripts as approved by the UAE Ministry of Education.
  • Students who obtained their secondary school certificates from outside the UAE have to meet the minimum admission requirements set by the UAE Ministry of Education. Their credentials must be certified by the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the UAE Embassy in the country of origin. Only subjects classified as academic will be accepted for admission consideration.
  • 3 recent photos
  • Valid copy of Applicant’s Passport and Valid Residence Visa copy (for expats only).
  • UAE National ID (all nationalities)
  • For programs taught in English language, a score range from (1100 – 1225) on the English language portion of the EmSAT examination, or another standardized, internationally recognized test that is approved by MOE. (refer to the table below)
  • For programs taught in Arabic language, except College of Law, a score range from (975 – 1075) on the English language portion of the EmSAT examination, or another standardized, internationally recognized test that is approved by MOE. (refer to the table below)
  • All the submitted documents will be verified.

 

Pearson

PTE Academic

IESOL / SESOL City and Guilds

Cambridge

IELTS

TOEFL

EmSAT

31- 35

A2/B1 Borderline

147 – 153

4.5

450 (139 CBT, 52 iBT)

950 – 1075

36- 41

B1/B2 Borderline

(B1 First Class Pass)

154 – 161

5.0

500 (173 CBT, 61 iBT)

1100 - 1225

42- 49

B2 Pass

162 – 168

5.5

530 (197 CBT , 71 iBT)

1250 -1375

50 – 57

B2 Pass

176 – 184

6.0

550 (213 CBT, 79-80 iBT)

1400- 1525