GRE/GMAT and TOEFL/ IELTS


A. Applicants who took the following internationally accredited examinations can be exempted from taking the aptitude part of the admission examinations:


  • Applicants must achieve a score of at least 400 in the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) to qualify for exemption to any program under the College of Business and Economics.
  • Applicants must achieve a score of at least 400 in the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) to qualify for exemption to any programs under the College of Liberal Arts, College of Education, College of Science, College of Engineering and College of Computer Studies

B. Applicants who took either of the following internationally accredited examination for English proficiency can be exempted from taking the English proficiency exam:


  • Applicants who achieved a TOEFL score of 550 for paper-based test, 220 for computer-based test and 85 for internet-based test.
  • Applicants who achieved an IELTS score of Band 6 on all areas and a Band 6 on the overall score.

    Applicants who are applying for exemptions in the above examinations should present proof or certification of the valid results upon submission of documents. Submissions of these documents after the admission examination has been taken will no longer be recognized.