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IUC StudentsAdmission Requirements

Undergraduate Admission Requirements

The degree programme is available for Entry level applicants, that is, persons with five (5) CXC subjects including English Language or the equivalent. This programme requires a minimum of four (4) years and a minimum of 123 credits. Applicants with relevant diplomas and other qualifications may apply for accelerated completion (2-3 years).

When applying for a programme, applicants are required to return the completed application form with the following documents:

  1. Two recent passport size photographs
  2. Educational qualification(s): a)  CSEC (CXC) / GCE O’level Certificate(s)**, b) CAPE Certificate(s) (if applicable)**, c) Certificate /Diploma /Degree (if applicable)**
  3. Complete Official Transcript(s)for Tertiary programmes [transcript seal should be unbroken]
  4. Birth Certificate**
  5. Marriage Certificate (if applicable)
  6. Two Reference Report(s)
  7. Essay (250-300 words stating your reason for choosing this programme and how it will benefit you and the wider society)
  8. Two Referee Report Forms [forms may be submitted by hand in a sealed envelop]

[**originals along with copies for verification are required]

N.B.  An application will only be considered with the completed application form and the relevant supporting documents.

An academic year runs for three Semesters:
August/September – December
January – May
May – July

Postgraduate Admission Requirements

The following admission requirements apply to all Masters’ programmes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
  • Completed Application Form
  • 2 recent passport size photographs
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts
  • Copy of university degree
  • 2 references
  • Birth/Marriage Certificate

N.B. Some programmes may have additional admission requirements.

Other qualifications will be assessed on an individual basis.