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Admissions Requirements

Academic Entry Requirements

To be eligible for entry into the IUTP program, all students must have successfully completed a minimum of five core academic subjects including English, Mathematics, Science, Social Science and a foreign language (e.g. Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese, etc)
Secondary School academic results/certificates are evaluated using a holistic review process. UNH considers the overall GPA, the progression of grades and the individual GPA of the five core academic subjects.

Qualifications IUTP Entry Requirements

General Certificate of Secondary Education (GSCE, IGSE)

Completion with a C or higher

International Baccalaureate

IB grades of 4 or higher (Minimum of 22 points)

Country IUTP Entry Requirements

Argentina

Bachiller with a 7-10

Australia

Year 12 with a 60% average or higher

Azerbaijan

Successful completion of complete secondary education (3-5)

Bahrain

Tawjahiya Secondary School Certificate with a 60% or higher

Bangladesh

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) with a 60% or higher

Botswana

Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education with a 2nd Class, 2nd Division or C average

Brazil

Brazilian Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Certificado de Ensino Médio) with a 7-10

Brunei

Third class Honours

Cambodia

Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate) with a 6-10

Chile

Licencia de Educación Media (academic) with a 5-7

China

Upper Middle School Graduation Certificate with a 70% or higher

Colombia

Título de Bachiller with a 7.5-10

Ecuador

Bachiller with a 7-10

Egypt

General Secondary Education Certificate with a 65% or higher

Fiji

Fiji School Leaving Certificate (Form 6) with a 6-1

France

Baccalauréat Général with a 11-20

Ghana

Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination with a D or higher

Hong Kong

Level 2 or higher in all subjects

India

All India Senior Secondary Certificate (CBSE) with 50% and higher

Indonesia

SMA 3 with 7.0 or higher

Iran

Peesh-daneshgahii with a 13-20

Israel

Teudat Bagrut with 55% average or higher

Japan

Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shosho (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with a 3-5

Jordan

Tawjihi (Academic) with 60% or higher

Kazakhstan

Successful completion of complete secondary education / Attestat (3-5)

Kenya

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) with a C or higher

Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

High School Certificate with a 70% (Mi) average or an average rank of 6-1

Kuwait

Shahadat Al-Thanawiya-Al-A'ama (Secondary School Diploma) with a 70% or higher

Laos

Baccalaureat II with an overall score of 12-20 (assez bien)

Macau

Follow China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, or Portugal grading scales depending on educational program

Malaysia

SPM with C (credit) or higher and UEC with B (credit) or higher

Mauritius

See General Certificate of Education - Ordinary Level

Mexico

Certificado de Bachillerato with a 7-10

Mongolia

School Leaving Certificate (Gerchilgee) with a C or 3-5

Myanmar

Basic Education Standard Exam Diploma (Academic & Vocational) with a 4 or 50% or higher

Nepal

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) with 50% average or higher

Nigeria

General Certificate of Education with a 5-1

Oman

Thanawiya Amma (General Secondary School Certificate) with 65% or higher

Pakistan

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) with 50% average or higher

Panama

Diploma de Bachiller with a 71% or higher

Peru

Bachillerato Académic with a 12-20

Philippines

High School Diploma with 80% or higher

Portugal

Certificado de Fim de Estudos Secundarias with 10-13 (suficiente)

Qatar

Al-Thanawiya Aama Qatari with 60% or higher

Russia

Successful  completion of complete secondary education / Attestat (3-5)

Saudi Arabia

Shahadat Al-Marhalat Al-Thanawiyyat (General Secondary Education Certificate) with a 70% or higher

Singapore

See general certificate of secondary education (GCSE, IGSE)

South Africa

Senior Certificate with Matriculation with 'C' average or matriculation endorsement with 50% or higher

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka O Levels: C grade or 55% or higher

Sweden

Avgångsbetyg with 'VG' grade or higher

Taiwan

Senior High School Graduation Certificate with a C or higher

Tanzania

Certificate of Secondary Education with a E5-A1

Thailand

Matayom 6 with 60% or higher

Turkey

Lise Diplomasi with 55% or 3 points (Orta) or higher

UAE

Tawjihiyya (General Secondary Education Certificate) with a 70% or higher

Uganda

Uganda Certificate of Education with a 7-1

Ukraine

Successful completion of complete secondary education / Attestat (6 or higher)

United Kingdom

See general certificate of secondary education (GSCE, IGSE)

USA

Successful completion of year 12 with a 3.0 GPA

Vietnam

Bàng Tốt Nghiệp Phố Thông Trung Học (Diploma of Completion of Secondary School) with a 6-10

Zambia

Zambian School Certificate Examination with 5-1

Zimbabwe

See General Certificate of Education: Ordinary Level

Country PMP Entry Requirements

All countries

Related undergraduate degree with 2.7 US GPA equivalent*

English Entry Requirements

IUTP English (1-3 Semesters)

Any band 4.5 or lower in any area is automatic three semester offering. No band lower than 4.5 in reading and writing and no band lower than 4.0 in speaking and listening will be accepted for IUTP English.

IELTS

Duration of Program Overall Score Reading Minimum Writing Minimum Speaking Minimum Listening Minimum

One Semester

5.5

5.0

5.0

5.0

5.0

Two Semesters

5.0

5.0

5.0

5.0

5.0

Three Semesters

4.5

4.5

4.5

4.0

4.0

Other English proficiency requirements

Duration of Program TOEFL - IBT GCE'O'Levels/SPM HKDSE

One Semester

62-69

D

Level 2

Two Semesters

56-61

n/a

n/a

Three Semesters

50-55

n/a

n/a

IUTP Academic: 2 Semesters

IELTS

Duration of Program Overall Score Reading Minimum Writing Minimum Speaking Minimum Listening Minimum

Two Semesters

6.0

6.0

6.0

5.5

5.5

Other English proficiency requirements

Duration of Program TOEFL - IBT GCE'O'Levels/SPM HKDSE

Two Semesters

75+

B or higher

Level 4 or higher

IUTP Academic: 3 Semesters

Any band 5.0 or lower in reading, or writing will require IUTP English.

IELTS

Duration of Program Overall Score Reading Minimum Writing Minimum Speaking Minimum Listening Minimum

Three Semesters

5.5

5.5

5.5

5.0

5.0

Other English proficiency requirements

Duration of Program TOEFL - IBT GCE'O'Levels/SPM HKDSE

Three Semesters

70+

C or higher

Level 3 or higher

PMP (2 Semesters)

IELTS

Duration of Program Overall Score

Two Semesters

6.0 (with no band below 5.5)

Other English proficiency requirements

Duration of Program TOEFL - IBT

Two Semesters

70+

*Evaluation on equivalencies from home country grade/score to US GPA will be determined by the Navitas admissions office.

Each band within IELTS (reading, writing, speaking, and listening) is taken into consideration when evaluating your eligibility for the program, regardless of your overall score.
UNH administer the institutional TOEFL test upon arrival to confirm the IUTP program duration. Lower of higher than projected English proficiency will change the initially-agreed-upon number of semester.