Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

For Undergraduate Programs

Only candidates who have the requisite qualification from foreign universities or Boards of Higher Education recognised as equivalent to the +2 stage of India by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi are eligible for admission.

If required, candidates will be asked to obtain the ‘eligibility certificate’ from the AIU, New Delhi.

Admissions are in conformity with the guidelines set by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the Statutory Bodies of India like the UGC, AICTE, BCI, NCHMCT and DSIR etc.

The following foreign examinations have been recognised as equivalent to the + 2 stage of an Indian Board GCE ‘A’ Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB), STPM, Ontario Secondary School Diploma, South Australian Matriculation, 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate issued by the Ministry of Education, Higher Secondary Examinations of the approved Boards, Senior Secondary, Sri Lankan ‘A’ Levels, Secondary Stage qualification of National Examination Board/Council, 12 years Secondary Stage Examinations conducted by the various Provinces of Australia and Canada, American High School Diploma, etc.

Asia

Afghanistan 12 years Baccalaureate Certificate
Bangladesh Intermediate/ Senior Secondary/ Higher Secondary of the approved Boards
Hong Kong GCE/ IGCSE/ GCSE examinations of the approved British Examining Bodies in Hong Kong with passes in 5 subjects at ‘Ordinary Level’ and 2 subjects at ‘Advanced Level’. For admission to professional courses – medical/ engineering Advanced level passes in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Mathematics and English are essential besides 5(Five) passes at GCE ‘Ordinary Level’
Indonesia 12 years Secondary Stage qualification
Japan 12 years Secondary Stage qualification
Korea 12 years Secondary Stage qualification
Malaysia 12 years STPM examination of Malaysia
Nepal Intermediate/ Senior Secondary/ Higher Secondary of the approved Boards
Pakistan Intermediate/ Senior Secondary/ Higher Secondary of the approved Boards Socialist Republic of Vietnam – 12 years Secondary Stage qualification
Singapore GCE/ IGCSE/ GCSE examinations of the approved British Examining Bodies in Singapore with passes in 5 subjects at ‘Ordinary Level’ and 2 subjects at ‘Advanced Level’. For admission to professional courses – medical/ engineering Advanced level passes in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Mathematics and English are essential besides 5(Five) passes at GCE ‘Ordinary Level’
Sri Lanka GCE ‘Ordinary and Advanced’ level examination of the Department of Examination, Government of Sri Lanka

Europe

France 12 years Baccalaureate Certificate
Germany Abitur
United Kingdom GCE/ IGCSE/ GCSE examinations of the approved British Examining Bodies in UK with passes in 5 subjects at ‘Ordinary Level’ and 2 subjects at ‘Advanced Level’. For admission to professional courses – medical/ engineering Advanced level passes in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Mathematics and English are essential besides 5(Five) passes at GCE ‘Ordinary Level’

Middle East

Bahrain 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Iran 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Iraq 12 years Baccalaureate Certificate
Jordan 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Kuwait 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Oman 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Other Gulf countries 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Saudi Arabia 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
United Arab Emirates 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Yemen Arab Republic 12-years Secondary Stage qualification

Africa

Grade 12th from schools in South Africa recognized by the Joint Matriculation Board (JMB).

Ethiopia 2 years Secondary Stage qualification of National Examination Board/ Council of the Ministry of Education
Egypt 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate of the Ministry of Education
Kenya 2 years Secondary Stage qualification of National Examination Board/ Council of the Ministry of Education
Mauritius GCE/ IGCSE/ GCSE examinations of the approved British Examining Bodies in Mauritius with passes in 5 subjects at ‘Ordinary Level’ and 2 subjects at ‘Advanced Level’. For admission to professional courses – medical/ engineering Advanced level passes in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Mathematics and English are essential besides 5(Five) passes at GCE ‘Ordinary Level’
Nigeria 2 years Secondary Stage qualification of National Examination Board/ Council of the Ministry of Education
Sudan 2 years Secondary Stage qualification of National Examination Board/ Council of the Ministry of Education
Tanzania 2 years Secondary Stage qualification of National Examination Board/ Council of the Ministry of Education
Tunisia 12 years Baccalaureate Certificate
Uganda 2 years Secondary Stage qualification of National Examination Board/ Council of the Ministry of Education

Oceania

Australia 12 years Secondary Stage Examination conducted by various Provinces in Australia

North America

Canada 12 years Secondary Stage Examination conducted by various Provinces in Canada

Age Limit: The candidate should have completed the age of 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission.

Post Graduate Programs and PhD: As per Association of Indian Universities (AIU) norms.
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