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Entry Requirements for University Preparatory Program (UPP):

Applicants who do not meet direct Admissions requirements can join UPP at Alfaisal University. This program will enable you to improve English language proficiency and academic skills. Those who successfully finish UPP will join Alfaisal University. To get accepted in UPP, you must meet the following criteria:



Entry Requirements for University Preparatory Program (UPP):

Applicants who do not meet direct Admissions requirements can join UPP at Alfaisal University. This program will enable you to improve English language proficiency and academic skills. Those who successfully finish UPP will join Alfaisal University. To get accepted in UPP, you must meet the following criteria:


Note: If the applicant has taken the Qudurat & Tahsili, he/she can apply with them. Please review the Saudi Curriculum Criteria to see if you’re applicable.

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Entry Requirements for University Preparatory Program (UPP):
Applicants who do not meet direct Admissions requirements can join UPP at Alfaisal University. This program will enable you to improve English language proficiency and academic skills. Those who successfully finish UPP will join Alfaisal University. To get accepted in UPP, you must meet the following criteria:

Note: If the applicant has taken the Qudurat & Tahsili, he/she can apply with them. Please review the Saudi Curriculum Criteria to see if you’re applicable.

*Home schooling is not accepted at Alfaisal University.
Entry Requirements for University Preparatory Program (UPP):

Applicants who do not meet direct Admissions requirements can join UPP at Alfaisal University. This program will enable you to improve English language proficiency and academic skills. Those who successfully finish UPP will join Alfaisal University. To get accepted in UPP, you must meet the following criteria:



Note: If the applicant has taken the Qudurat & Tahsili, he/she can apply with them. Please review the Saudi Curriculum Criteria to see if you’re applicable.

Direct Admissions Criteria for Other International Curriculums

Students from other international systems curriculum can take any of the above listed system entrance exams and submit documents that prove that they finished their high schools (12 years of study) in their home countries and have their high school documents’ evaluation completed in the Saudi Ministry of Education. Students will be evaluated based on their high school performance and interviews by perspective colleges. Students must also meet any of the English requirements as specified above.



University Preparatory Program (UPP) Exit Criteria

Students applying to Alfaisal

A UPP student must fulfill the following requirement (according to the chosen college) in order to be eligible for Admissions to Alfaisal.

Requirement Type Description

English Level

Students must score TOEFL ITP 500+ (or TOEFL iBT = 60+, IELTS = 6.0+)

Required Grades

No course grade of "F"

Cumulative GPA

Students must pass all the required courses with a Cumulative GPA 3.2/4.0

Required English

Complete English Level 8

Required Science Courses

Finish Chemistry 2 & Human Structure & Function 2 and Introduction to Biochemistry with minimum grade of B

Required Algebra Courses

Finish Algebra 2 with a minimum grade of C

Interview

Interview (selective)

Completion

Finish successfully the UPP within one Academic Year (Fall and Spring only)

*Note: Minimum passing grade in all other courses must be C
Requirement Type Description

English Level

Students must score TOEFL ITP 500+ (or TOEFL iBT = 60+, IELTS = 6.0+)

Required Grades

No course grade of "F"

Cumulative GPA

Students must pass all the required courses with a Cumulative GPA 2.5/4.0

Required English

Complete English Level 8

Required Science Courses

Chemistry 2 and Physics with a minimum grade of C

Required Mathematics Course

Finish Pre-Calculus 2 with a minimum grade of C

Completion

Finish the UPP-CoSGS pathway program within 1 academic year.

*Note: Minimum passing grade in all other courses must be C
Requirement Type Description

English Level

Students must score TOEFL ITP 500+ (or TOEFL iBT = 60+, IELTS = 6.0+)

Required Grades

No course grade of "F"

Cumulative GPA

Students must pass all the required courses with a Cumulative GPA 2.5/4.0

Required English

Complete English Level 8

Required Science Courses

Finish Chemistry 2, Pre-Calculus 2, & Physics 2 Introduction to Engineering Innovation with minimum grade of C

Completion

Finish the UPP-CoE pathway program within 1 academic year

*Note: Minimum passing grade in all other courses must be C
Requirement Type Description

English Level

Students must score TOEFL ITP 500+ (or TOEFL iBT = 60+, IELTS = 6.0+)

Required Grades

No course grade of "F"

Cumulative GPA

Students must pass all the required courses with a Cumulative GPA 2.5/4.0

Required English

Complete English Level 8

Required Business

Finish Introduction to Business with a minimum grade of C

Required Algebra

Finish Intermediate Algebra 2 with a minimum grade of C

Completion

Finish the UPP-CoB pathway program within 1 academic year

*Note: Minimum passing grade in all other courses must be C
Requirement Type Description

English Level

Students must score TOEFL ITP 500+ (or TOEFL iBT = 60+, IELTS = 6.0+)

Required Grades

No course grade of "F"

Cumulative GPA

Students must pass all the required courses with a Cumulative GPA 2.5/4.0

Required English

Complete English Level 8

Required Science Courses

Finish Chemistry 2 & Human Structure & Function 2 Principles of Biochemistry with minimum grade of C+

Interview

Interview (selective)

Completion

Finish successfully the UPP within one Academic Year (Fall and Spring only)

*Note: Minimum passing grade in all other courses must be C