Entrance Exams

To be accepted for an undergraduate degree, applicants should pass the relevant Entrance Exams as indicated in the table below:

Programs Subjects
Architecture English – Aptitude Test (Thinking Skills, Technical & Architectural Skills) - Interview
    Design Programs:
  • Interior Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Fashion Design
English – Oral Exam (Thinking Skills, Technical & Design Skills)
Engineering English – Aptitude Test (Thinking Skills, Scientific Knowledge: Math, Physics, Chemistry)
Pharmacy English – Aptitude Test (Thinking Skills, Scientific Knowledge: Chemistry, Biology, Physics) – Interview.
Medicine & Health Sciences English – Aptitude Test (Thinking Skills, Scientific Knowledge: Biology, Chemistry, Physics) – Interview.
Dentistry English – Aptitude Test (Thinking Skills, Scientific Knowledge: Biology, Chemistry, Physics) – Practical Exam - Interview.
Science English
Business Administration English
English Language & Literature Reading Comprehension - Writing - Grammar
Mass Communication General Knowledge – Arabic, English/French Languages – Interview – Computer Skills

Dates and Deadlines

First Entrance Exam
  • Exam date: Starting Saturday, March 17th, 2018
  • Submission of applications: Starting Monday, December 11th, 2017
  • Deadline: Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
Second Entrance Exam
  • Exam date: Starting Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
  • Submission of applications: Starting Monday, April 23rd, 2018
  • Deadline: Friday, July 13th, 2018
Important notes:
  • Results of the decisions on first admission are announced by mid-April , and accepted applicants will be asked to make a commitment to enroll with a non-refundable deposit.
  • Applicants who did not pass the first entrance exam may have the chance to apply for the second entrance exam in July.
  • Applicants can find the guidelines and the samples of entrance exams on our website: www.bau.edu.lb/undergraduate/samples-of-entrance-exams.