Posted on April 04, 2017

Qatar University (QU) announced the extension of the deadline for graduate students admission until April 10. The new announcement will provide students with an opportunity to enroll in one of the 34 graduate programs offered by the University.

Students applying to a graduate degree program at QU must meet all admission requirements and deadlines, QU Admissions Department Director Ms Nouf Al Kuwari said. She added: “All graduate applicants to QU are required to apply to their intended program of study using the QU online admission application.”

Ms Nouf Al Kuwari noted that PhD degree applicants must hold a Master’s degree or higher with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. “All PhD programs offered in English require standardized test scores, e.g. GRE, GMAT”, she said, adding, “Applicants who have completed a professional master with a GPA of 3.0 or higher must satisfy additional college/program specific admission requirements.” For Master’s degree applicants, Ms Nouf Al Kuwari noted that is mandatory to hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.8. She also noted that students must satisfy additional college/program specific admission requirements.

She added: “Professional Master’s degree and PharmD degree applicants are required to hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher received with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5. Students must register for a minimum of two regular courses in the field of study in the first semester. They must attain a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the first semester. If a student fails to attain 3.0 or higher in the first semester, he/she will automatically be dismissed from the program. Students must satisfy additional college/program specific admission requirements.” She further added: “Diploma degree applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0.”

Ms Nouf Al Kuwari observed that applicants who have earned a Bachelor’s or graduate degree from an accredited institution of higher education or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education of the applicant’s home country and that of the State of Qatar are eligible for admission to a graduate degree program at QU.

For more information on QU graduate programs and the admission requirements, online application and tuition fees, please visit the link: http://www.qu.edu.qa/students/admission/graduate

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