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Admission Letters / I-20s

The following documents must be submitted to the Authentication Department:

  1. Copy of passport
  2. Copy of Civil ID
  3. Copy of Official Admission Letter (If Admission Letter does not indicate major, a letter from the university must be presented indicating student’s intended major)
  4. Copy of I-20
  5. Copies of Transcripts and Diplomas of last two degrees/diplomas earned prior to current admission:
  • Admission to ESL: Transcripts from High School, Bachelor’s, Master’s, (Kuwait University/PAAET – if applicable)       
  • Admission to Bachelor’s: Transcripts from High School, Transcript (Kuwait University/PAAET – if applicable)
  • Admission to Master’s: Transcripts from High School, Bachelor’s, (Kuwait University/PAAET – if applicable)
  • Admission to Ph.D.: Bachelor’s and Master’s

     6.   Copies of Equivalency Certificates of last two prior degrees earned:

  1. Prior University Degrees/Diplomas earned outside of Kuwait
    •  Copy of Equivalency Certificate issued by MOHE
  2. Prior University Degrees/Diplomas earned inside of Kuwait:
    • Copy of Equivalency Certificate issued by the Director General of Private Universities at MOHE
  3. High School Diploma earned from private school in Kuwait or any school outside of Kuwait
    • Copy of Equivalency Certificate issued by the General Administration for Private Education Department at Ministry of Education

      7.   For Admission to Master’s & Ph.D., Provide a Verification Letter from the university indicating:

  • Major/Program is a fulltime Day program at the university and not an online/distance education/correspondence program.
  • No mandatory online/hybrid/nontraditional courses will be taken to earn the degree.

   Note:  Online/hybrid courses are not allowed at the Graduate level effective 4/13/2015 per MOHE correspondence #WTA/9/AA dated 4/13/2015.

     8.   For students transferring to another US university or college:

  • Two (2) original official transcripts from all prior and current school
  • Verification of Enrollment from current school

     9.   Two (2) copies of Kuwait Social Security Statement from Public Institution for Social Security in Kuwait

    10.  For government employees, submit a copy of academic leave from Civil Service Commission

Click here to download Admission Certification form.

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