Skyline University College (SUC) was established in 1990 in Sharjah, a city that has been recognized as a hub for education, culture and heritage by UNESCO. SUC was established under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, a member of the UAE Supreme Council and the Ruler of Sharjah. H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi has always supported SUC in its pursuit to offer high-quality education. SUC believes in responding innovatively and effectively to train human resources and fulfill the educational needs of industries like Aviation, Hospitality, Travel & Tourism, Information Systems, Marketing, Business Management and Finance sectors, and is, presently, one of the leading universities in the Northern Emirates.
All admissions in SUC are guided by Ministerial Decrees # 200/yr 2004 and 133/yr 2005; MOE / CAA /The Standards for Licensure & Accreditation-2011. An applicant seeking admission for Undergraduate program is required to fulfill the following conditions: High School Grade Prospective student should have 60% marks in the secondary school of UAE or its equivalent as per the International Grade Conversions published by World Education Services Inc. (wes.org)and www.classbase.com. Student having any equivalent qualification from an institution in UAE must get the documents attested by the Ministry of Education and Youth. For qualifications obtained from abroad, attestation is required from the relevant authorities of that country. IGCSE/GCSE/GCE (O-Level) : All documents require attestation from the competent authorities. 13 YEARS OF SCHOOLING Student class no. 10 should pass 5 O level (grade A to E) Student class no. 11 should pass 2 AS level or 1 A level (grade A to D) Student class no. 12 should pass : 2 AS level or 1 A level (grade A to D) Student should submit the school transcript to confirm the year of studies Islamic & arabic compulsory but not counted Arabic is compulsory for all students [arabs and non-arabs] Islamic is compulsory for muslims regardless of any nationality Equivalency is compulsory for admission for individual student 12 YEARS OF SCHOOLING Student class no. 11 should pass 5 O level (grade A to E) Student class no. 12 should pass 2 AS level or 1 A level (grade A to D) Student should submit the school transcript to confirm the year of studies Islamic & arabic compulsory but not counted Arabic is compulsory for all students [arabs and non-arabs] Islamic is compulsory for muslims regardless of any nationality Equivalency is compulsory for admission for individual student American Diploma after 12 years of schooling is permitted. Along with the 12th certificate student should submit SAT & IELTS [academic] or TOEFL for entry requirement SAT 400 ; IELTS [academic] 5 or TOEFL 500 [no other certificates will be accepted] Or EMSAT MATHS 500 ; EMSAT ENGLISH - 1100 Islamic Education is compulsory for Muslims & Arabic Language is compulsory to Arabs & Non-Arabs which will not be counted Minimum 5 courses in each grade 10, 11 and 12 with passing mark of 60% (Refer ministerial degree 4443/2001) Note: SUC accepts students with American diploma as per the MOE guidelines with anyone of the category mentioned below IB Diploma: Requirements include 6 subjects; with minimum 24 points and must have minimum of 3 High Level subjects and 3 SL subjects. Arabic & Islamic not counted but required. Islamic Education is compulsory for Muslims & Arabic Language is compulsory to Arabs & Non-Arabs which will not be counted Minimum 5 courses in each grade 10, 11 and 12 with passing mark of 60% (Refer ministerial degree 4443/2001) IB Certificate SUC to accept IB certificate requires a minimum grade of 22 points IB certificates are considered as American Diploma and are equalized by Ministry of Education. Should require SAT (400 Math & 500 TOEFL) IB Career: IB Career is considered as Vocational (Technical School) Normally require higher number of points (26-28) Other SS Qualifications (inside UAE): Students from the Iranian, Indian, Pakistani, Philippine, French or German high school curriculum require 12 years of schooling and attestation from MOE/ KHDA/ ADEC. Secondary School Qualifications Obtained Outside UAE: Must meet the requirements for admission into university in the country of origin With Min 11 years of schooling Attestation: Education Authority (Home Country) ; Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Home Country) ; UAE Embassy+ Evidence of completion of Secondary School Stage Students holding National Secondary School Certificates from UAE Board with score of less than 60% should submit Foundation Program completion certificate from an institution approved by MOE. It is not applied for High School Certificate holders of other systems of education. On passing the Foundation Program, the student's Certificate will be recognized and attested by the MOE. This may be used for progression to Higher Education within the institution offering the Foundation Program, or for entry to other Higher Education institutions, provided the student meets the admission requirements set for specific programs at that institution. English Language Proficiency Test Prospective BBA & BSIT student is required to fulfill any one of the following requirements for admission to BBA & BSIT program as given below (Refer Table 1) A minimum score of 500 out of 677 on Institutional Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a minimum score of 61 out of 120 on the Internet Based Test (IBT) of (TOEFL) or a minimum score of 173 on the Computer based (TOEFL) (certificates will be accepted upon verification by the ETS) A minimum score of 5.0 on International English Language Testing System (IELTS - Academic) A minimum score of 1100 in EmSAT Achieve English (Emirates Standardized Test) Mathematical Ability Test SUC conducts a mathematical ability test in which an applicant is required to score a minimum of 60% passing score for placement into the Undergraduate program. Following are the exceptions for taking the SUC Mathematical Ability Test: Students with a minimum SAT score of 500 Student holding diploma or transfer of credit from an accredited institution by MOE and having a grade C or above in a Mathematics related course. Students with a minimum EmSAT Math score of 1100.
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