Admission Requirements for a Master degree

Applying to BAU

To apply for a master degree, please obtain an application and submit it together with all required documents to the Graduate Department Office in Beirut Site or send it by email to gradstudies@bau.edu.lb.
Graduate Admission Form (application)

Application Checklist

  • An endorsed photocopy of the Individual Civil Status Record for Lebanese applicants and passport copy endorsed by an official entity for Non-Lebanese.
  • Two recent photos endorsed by an official entity.
  • An endorsed photocopy of the Official Lebanese Secondary Certificate or its equivalent.
  • An endorsed photocopy of the Bachelor Degree along with a transcript of the courses studied and grades attained.
  • An equivalence of the Bachelor Degree from the Ministry of higher education in Lebanon is a must before submitting the application.
  • Two recommendation letters (Graduate Recommendation Form)

Semester Duration and Admission Dates

  • Fall Semester: Spans 14 week and starts in September: Students are required to submit their application between 1 April and 31 July.
  • Spring Semester: Spans 14 week and starts in February. Students are required to submit their application between 1 December and 31 December.
For all dates, use the following link to access the calendar: Graduate Academic Calendar.

Acceptance

Students are to check the Graduate Studies office within a month from the date of their application of the decision. The final acceptance in a program is based on the applicant's qualification, class capacity and the recommendation of the faculty council.