Applications submitted through the electronic system for more
Please go to the programs page to know the admission requirements for each program.
Assessment criteria vary from one program to another. They may include written examinations and / or interviews in addition to CGPA.
An applicant must pay R.O 10, which equals $ 25.75 through online application system using visa or master card and it is un-refundable
A student who wishes to change postgraduate programs should withdraw from the current program and reapply for the new one. The admission criteria and procedures will apply. Courses completed in the original program may be counted towards the requirements of the new program and will be considered as transfer credits (TC) when applicable. The Deanship of Postgraduate Studies will be informed.
Yes! Through creating an account for each program applied for in the on-line application system (Except the College of Law)
Applicants are not allowed to apply for a program from which they have been dismissed, unless the date of dismissal was more than two years before the application
The Deanship for Postgraduate Studies will do the equivalency.
You need to send us a certificate, transcripts and grade classification key on the following Form
- Master's Program: A CGPA of 2.75 on a 4-point scale or equivalent or a CGPA between 2.74 and 2.50 plus relevant work experience.
- Doctoral program: A master's degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 4-point scale or equivalent.
Applications of students who are in their last semester might be considered, given that the student must provide a graduation expectancy letter during applications submission period.
All postgraduate diploma, masters and doctoral programs taught in English require evidence of the minimum English proficiency for admission. Proof of competency must be demonstrated by either Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or equivalent in other versions, or the academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Candidates whose mother tongue is English and who can demonstrate proficiency in an interview with the Dean of Postgraduate Studies are exempted from this.
Exemption from Language Proficiency Requirement
The English language proficiency requirement is waived for applicants whose native language is English, subject to an interview with the Dean to prove their proficiency.
The English language proficiency requirement is waived for doctoral programs if the applicants have fulfilled the stated language requirement in a master degree earned not more than two years prior to applying for the doctoral program.
No. certificates and other documents uploaded considered officially, but at the same time the applicant should bring the originals later for verification.
It may be at April or June depends on the colleges.
By the end of May or at June.
Admitted candidate can be given unconditional offer if all requirements are met or conditional offer if English, release or non-objection letter requirements will subsequently be fulfilled within the period given.
No, Student admitted in the program and fulfilled the scholarship requirements is not automatically granted to have a scholarship. Please go to scholarship page for more information
Candidates whose academic background is considered to be deficient in the proposed area of specialization will be required to take some specified courses to cover the deficiencies. Such bridging courses must be completed with a CGPA of 2.75 within a period of one year. The departmental interview committee will define the bridging courses for each candidate at the time of admission.
It is the mode up which the student course load is determined. A full-time student has to get a release letter from his\her employer to do a two-year master's program or a four-year Doctoral program, while a part-time student can do a three-year master's program. No doctoral programs offered for part-timers!
These letters are issued by the candidate’s employers, which indicate the approval on the applicant’s pursuing their Master’s and doctoral degrees at SQU. They should also indicate the mode of study: full-time or part-time. addressed to the Dean of Postgraduate Studies at SQU. Unemployed applicant needs to submit a statement from The Public Authority of Manpower Register documenting the unemployment status of the applicant.