This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: Jami'at Al-Kuwait.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's degree (4-7 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Cumulative grade point average of 6.0/9.0 or 3.0/4.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year bachelor's degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: A State school instituted in 1966. The secondary school certificate (shahadat al-thanawia) (12 years of education) is the usual admission requirement.
Grades usually reported in semester hours; semester/cumulative grade point averages given. Scales vary.
Languages of instruction: Arabic and English.
Master's: 1-2 years following bachelor's degree or equivalent; usually by coursework and examinations.
Last updated: May 09, 2005