Second Degree

​​​​​​​​​​​Who can apply for a second degree? ​

Candidates who have completed a bachelor degree (BA or BS) and are interested in completing a second degree. 


Requirements

AUB graduates who've been away from AUB for less than two years after graduation, must contact the Office of the Registrar on: registrar@aub.edu.lb and inquire about the application for the second degree.

Non AUB graduates or AUB graduates who've been away from AUB for more than two years after graduation, should submit an admissions application with the following:

  1. Official undergraduate university transcripts
  2. Detailed courses syllabi for all courses taken. This is needed to see which courses will match AUB courses. AUB graduates are not required to submit syllabi. 
  3. Certified copy of your high school diploma or secondary school certificate, based on at least twelve years of schooling (ex: Lebanese Baccalaureat, French Baccalaureat, IB Diploma, GCE, High School Diploma etc.)
  4. English language r​equirement (upon admission)​


Deadlines

2018-19 Second Degree 

Deadline to apply for the fall 2018–19 term is end of April 2018.
Deadline to apply for the spring 2018–19 term is end of October 2018.

2019-20 Second Degree ​

The deadline to apply for the fall 2019–20 term is end of April 2019.
The deadline to apply for the spring 2019–20 term is end of October 2019.

Apply

​Applicants wishing to apply for a second degree, must do the following:

1- Download the application​ form (Application for undergraduate studies) – DO NOT APPLY ONLINE
2- Fill the application.
3- Include the following documents in the application:

    - Photocopy of ID or p​assport
    - Passport size photo
    - Updated official university transcript
    - Detailed course syllabus for all courses taken
    - Certified copy of high school diploma or secondary school certificate

4- Application package can be sent to the following address:

American University of Beirut
Office of Admissions
P.O.Box: 11-0236
Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020
Lebanon

Telephone: 00961 1 374374 or 00961 1 374444
Extensions: 2590

Applicants living in North America may wish to send their applications to AUB's New York Office address:
American University of Beirut
3 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10017-2303, USA
Tel: 212-583-7678
Fax: 212-583-7650

​​5- Application fees ($80 or LL120,000) 

The non-refundable application fees (only in USD or LBP) can be paid in one of the following ways:

Cash:you can pay at the Cashier's Office in AUB (Please do not send cash in mail).

Check:you can place in your application package, a check drawn to US or Lebanese banks and payable to the American University of Beirut.

Wire Transfer:you can wire transfer the application fee to one of our bank accounts (listed below) and please make sure to include the Transfer Instruction referring to your applicant's full name: "Admissions application fee for applicant's full name."

Lebanon Bank Address
Citibank, N.A.
BERYTUS Parks BCD,
Reg. No. 69781 BDL 115
P.O. Box 11-1535
Beirut, Lebanon

Lebanon bank account details
Swift Code:                  CITILBBE
Account Name:            American University of Beirut

USD Account #:           600224166   [USD currency]
USD IBAN:                   LB94011500000000000600224166

LBP Account #:           600224034   [LBP currency]
LBP IBAN:                   LB69011500000000000600224034 

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Questions

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