Necessary documents, stamps and certificates required for admission

  • Filling application form
  • Original Birth Certificate
  • Thanaweya Amma Original certificate OR equivalent
  • National ID –for the student & the parent (copy) [Only for Egyptian Students]
  • Passport (copy) [Only for Non-Egyptian Students]
  • 6 passport size photos (6 *4)
  • Military Service Form (Namouzag 2 Gond), for Egyptian male student only.

 

* In the absence of the parents, a power of attorney approved by PUA’s Legal Affairs is required for admission.

 

**According to Paragraph 14 in the Chapter of General Remarks on the Admission Regulations at the Egyptian Private Universities Admission Guidebook (2016-2017), Thanaweya Amma certificates of applicants who are not holders of the nationality of the country from which they received it, WIIL NOT BE ACCEPTABLE, even if they are issued by one of schools of this country embassy.

A) General secondary school certificate (Thanaweya Aama):

  1. Required Documents
    Thanaweya Amma Original certificate OR stamped statement of the student’s marks + original birth certificate.
  2. Academic credentials
    Abiding by the enrollment terms of minimum grades for the same year of admission
  3. Qualifying Subjects

 

Scientific division (science)

Scientific division (Mathematics)

Literary division

May apply to the following faculties: (Dentistry – Pharmacy & Drug Manufacturing – Physical Therapy – Applied Medical Sciences – Arts & Design

In addition to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication)

May apply to the following faculties: (Engineering – Arts & Design)

In addition to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication –  + Applied Medical Sciences for those departments [Medical Equipment – Radiological Sciences & Medical Imaging]

 

May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.

 

B) Azhar secondary schools certificates:

  1. Required Documents
    Original Azhar certificate OR a stamped statement of the student’s marks + original birth certificate
    (In case of Make-Ups certificate due to absence, the student should present a stamped document).
  2. Academic credentials
    Abiding by the enrollment terms of minimum grades for the same year of admission
  3. Qualifying Subjects

Scientific  division

Literary division

May apply to all faculties in case meeting the terms set by the ministry. May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.

C) Technical secondary schools certificates :

  1. Required Documents
    Original stamped certificate + original birth certificate.
  2. Academic credentials
    Abiding by the enrollment terms of minimum grades for the same year of admission
  3. Qualifying Subjects
    1.  Tourism (3 years) may apply only to the faculty of Tourism & Hotel Management.Commerce (5 years or institute) may apply only to the faculty of Financial & Administrative Sciences.
    2. Commerce (3 or 5 years) or Commercial Technical Institute may apply only to the faculty of Financial & Administrative Sciences.Health Technical Institute may apply only to the Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences.
    3.  Industrial (5 years) or Industrial Technical Institute may apply only to the faculty of Engineering.
    4.  Health Technical Institute may apply only to the Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences.

A) Secondary school certificates from K. S. A.

  1. Required Documents
    •  Before 2008: original certificate of secondary three accredited from the Saudi        embassy or consulate in Egypt and the Egyptian Foreign affairs + original birth certificate.
    •  2008: original certificate of secondary two and three accredited from the Saudi embassy or consulate in Egypt and the Egyptian Foreign affairs + original birth certificate.
    • After 2008: A copy of potentials certificate + original certificate of secondary two and three accredited by the Saudi embassy or consulate in Egypt and the Egyptian Foreign affairs + original birth certificate.
  2. Academic credentials
    Abiding by the enrollment terms of minimum grades for the same year of admission
  3. Qualifying Subjects

Natural sciences division

Literary division

May apply to all faculties in case meeting the terms set by the ministry. May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.

B) Secondary school certificates from Kuwait:

  1. I. Required Documents
    Original/ copy certificate from Kuwait accredited by the Egyptian embassy or consulate in Kuwait and the Egyptian Foreign affairs + original birth certificate
  2. All applicants should abide by the enrollment terms of minimum grades for every faculty.
  3. Qualifying Subjects

Scientific division

Literary division

May apply to all faculties in case meeting the terms set by the ministry.

 

May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.

C) Secondary school certificates from Libya:

  1. Required Documents
    Original certificate from Libya, accredited by the Egyptian embassy or consulate in Libya and the Egyptian Foreign affairs + original birth certificate
  2. Academic credentials
    All applicants should abide by the enrollment terms of minimum grades for every faculty.
  3. Qualifying Subjects
    (Graduates of 2014 and earlier)
Division of Life Sciences May apply to all medical sector faculties (Dentistry – Pharmacy & Drug Manufacturing – Physical Therapy – Applied Medical Sciences).
Division of Engineering Sciences  May apply only to the faculties of Engineering + Arts & Design.
Division of Economical Sciences May apply to the faculty of Financial and Administrative sciences.
Division of Literary Sciences May apply to the following faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.
Division of Languages May apply to the faculty of Languages & Translation.

(Graduates of 2015 and after)

Scientific division

Literary division

May apply to all faculties in case meeting the terms set by the ministry.

 

May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.

According to Paragraph 14 in the Chapter of General Remarks on the Admission Regulations at the Egyptian Private Universities Admission Guidebook (2016-2017) (referred to at page 2), the Egyptian students who received the Libyan secondary school certificates from countries like Sudan or Niger will not be accepted. Only certificates from Libya or Egypt will be accepted.

D) Other secondary schools certificates from other Arabian countries: Palestine – Iraq – Syria – UAE – Oman – Jordan – Qatar

  1. Required Documents
    Original certificate accredited by the Egyptian embassy or consulate in the country that issued it and the Egyptian Foreign affairs + original birth certificate. Concerning secondary school certificates from Syria, an accredited COPY of the certificate is sufficient.
  2. Academic credentials
    All applicants should abide by the enrollment terms of minimum grades for every faculty.
  3. Qualifying Subjects

Scientific division

Literary division

May apply to all faculties in case meeting the terms set by the ministry.

 

May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.

Note:

Secondary schools certificates from Yemen: a complete academic sequence from first till twelfth grade (similar to foreign certificates) should be presented. The junior school certificate and preparatory school certificate accredited might be presented instead of first till ninth grade.

A) American Diploma from Egypt

  1. Required Documents
    • The applicants have to bring their original GPA certificates which are accredited by the Egyptian Cultural Consultant in Washington if the certificates were issued before 2016. Meanwhile, the applicants, whose certificates were issued after 2016, have to bring a document accredited by the Private Education Sector included the student’s name and that all the due fees were paid and stamped from NCA and the General Administration of Examination at the Ministry of Education ((الإدارة العامة للإمتحانات including the tenth, eleventh and twelfth grades, eleventh and twelfth grades or only the twelfth grade, according to the case of each student. These documents are required according to the resolution amended by the Supreme Council of Egyptian Universities.
    • Original / copy honorary graduation certificate accredited by the Egyptian Cultural Consultant in Washington + original birth certificate.
    • Original SAT accredited by the Amideast and the Egyptian Foreign Affairs, either SAT 1 or SAT 2.
      Username and Password of student’s online account in College Board (for SAT scores)
    • Original preparatory school certificate, in case it was studied according to the Egyptian system or a complete academic sequence, in case it was studied according to a foreign system, accredited by the stamp of the government.
  2. Academic credentials
    •  Abiding by the enrollment terms of minimum grades set by the ministry.Minimum result should be at least 1200 in SAT 1 + at least 900 in SAT 2, taking into consideration any changes made by the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education For the academic year (Old SAT), GPA for (New SAT) must not be less than 800 till May 2017.
    • Minimum result should be at least 1200 in SAT 1 + at least 900 in SAT 2, taking into consideration any changes made by the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education for the academic year (Old SAT), GPA for (New SAT) must not be less than 800 till May 2018.
    • SAT 2 is an essential requirement for applying to the Faculty of Engineering (in case the student did not study advanced mathematics) and registered in it Mathematics + Physics or Chemistry or Biology.
    • Studying a 2nd language French OR Spanish from school is a must to apply to the faculty of Languages & Translation.
    • 8 equivalent subjects should be studied – minimum 4 subjects in grade 12 & maximum 2 subjects in grade 10.
  3. Qualifying Subjects

Scientific division

Literary division

The following subjects should be studied in school in order to apply to any of the faculties of the university: (English Language – Biology – Physics –Chemistry – Mathematics). May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation– Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.

B) British

  1. Required Documents
    •  Original IG exams certificate accredited by the British Council + Egyptian Foreign Affairs and the General Administration of Examination at the Egyptian Ministry of Education ((الإدارة العامة للإمتحانات (ONLY for applicants who got their IG in Egypt).
    • Original preparatory school certificate, in case it was studied according to the Egyptian system or a complete academic sequence, in case it was studied according to a foreign system, accredited by the stamp of the government.
  2. Academic credentials
    •  Abiding by the enrollment terms of minimum grades set by the ministry.
    • Eight O.L. subjects should be studied, including the qualifying subjects; minimum grade should be C, and three or four study years. Taking into consideration any changes made by the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education.
    •  Mathematics AS or AL to apply to the Faculty of Engineering, minimum grade should be D.
    •  Studying a 2nd language French OR Spanish from school is a must to apply to the Faculty of Language & translation.
  3. Qualifying Subjects

Scientific division

Literary division

The following subjects should be studied in school in order to apply to any of the faculties of the university: (English Language – Biology – Physics – Chemistry – Mathematics). May apply to the theoretical faculties (Financial & Administrative Sciences – Languages & Translation – Legal Studies – Tourism & Hotel Management – Mass Communication – Arts & Design.
*Having successfully passed the English subject.

C) Other foreign secondary schools certificates

Scientific division and literary division, E.g. French – German – international – Dutch – Nigerian

Required Documents

  • Original certificate accredited by the issuer and by the Egyptian Foreign Affairs + an accredited academic sequence from 1st till 12th grade + original birth certificate.
  1. Academic credentials
    • Abiding by the enrollment terms of minimum grades set by the ministry.
    • Studying a 2nd language French OR Spanish from school is a must to apply to the Faculty of Language & translation.
  2. Qualifying Subjects
    Qualifying subjects must be chosen (for both divisions).