American University of Beirut



    ​​​​​​​​​​​Concerning graduate studies at AUB, please note that the university offers graduate level programs under 7 different faculties. 

    To know about the various majors offered at AUB, please refer to AUB Majors and Programs.​

    Requirements for Masters admissions to AUB are as follows:​

    • ​Official university transcript(s) – All levels 
    • 2 recommendation letters 
    • GMAT or GRE is required for some Masters programs as detailed at the Graduate FAQ page.​​
    • English l​anguage requirements (upon admission)
    • Application fees ($50)
          For more details, please refer to:  Graduate Council Graduate Admission Requirements​.

    IMPORTANT NOTE:  All students (Lebanese or non-Lebanese) must secure from the Lebanese Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE) - Equivalence Committee  (English, Arabic) (Beirut, UNESCO Palace area), either the equivalence of their diplomas or the permission to enter the freshman class.  The Equivalence Committee requires the students to have their official papers such as the original final high school or university grades and diplomas authenticated from countries where they studied: Ministry of Education, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Lebanese Embassy.  Failure to submit the equivalence/permission to the Office of Admissions by course registration date will result in registration hold and delay/refusal of the residency permits for non-Lebanese students.


    ​On-campus Programs:

    The deadline to apply for Fall 2024-25 term is March 14, 2024.

    Online Programs:

    The deadline to apply for Spring 2 2023-24 term (Only for Online-MBA- 7 week format program) is March 4, 2024.


    Applicants wishing to apply to AUB for graduate studies, must apply online:


    Please check the details about graduate Scholarships and Financial aid​.

    You might be interested to check the following pages for information regarding:

    For further inquiries and clarifications, please check our FAQs and do not hesitate to contact us at the AUB Office of Admissions.

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