Students who have earned their first bachelor’s degree from other institutions must meet all AUK general education requirements.
AUK will evaluate coursework from their first bachelor’s degree for possible transfer of courses (Please refer to Transfer of Credits).
Students from internationally-accredited four-year institutions of higher education approved by the Ministry of Higher Education in the State of Kuwait with minimum grades of C may petition for up to an additional 30 credits.
Any general education requirements not satisfied by transfer credits must be taken in residence at AUK.
Students holding BBA degrees from other institutions may NOT take a second BBA degree from AUK.
However, they may obtain a second BA, BE or BS degree.
Students must satisfactorily complete at least the final 30 credits in residence at AUK and fulfill all academic program requirements in order to graduate.Non-AUK graduates are subject to these additional conditions:
- Applicants must have earned their first bachelor’s degree from an institution approved by the Kuwait Ministry of Higher Education.
- Applicants who have earned their first bachelor’s degree from institutions whose language of instruction is not English must meet AUK’s English proficiency requirements for admissions purposes.
Students must meet all AUK undergraduate admission requirements for the semester of intended admission.