Admission  Requirements

To be considered for admission, an applicant must meet the AUA general admission requirements as well as the CSE specific requirements. Applicants are expected to:

  • Hold a undergraduate degree in a field such as mathematics, science or engineering. Students with degrees in non-science disciplines may be admitted, depending on their completed course work and experience. The undergraduate degree must include, as a minimum, two years of college-level mathematics covering calculus, linear algebra and differential equations, and a course in physical sciences (physics, mechanics, chemistry, biology, etc).
  • Present an Internet-based TOEFL (iBT) score of at least 79, or an IELTS score of at least 6.5.  The test must have been taken within two years prior to the application date.
  • Present a score which is typically at least the 50 percentile on the Graduate Record Examinations Test (GRE) Quantitative section. The test must have been taken within five years prior to the application date.
  • Submit an informative Statement of Purpose.

For more information on admissions and a list of all required documents, please check the AUA website: