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Transfer Student Admission

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We welcome students who are currently studying at or have completed courses from an accredited higher education institution to apply for admission to AIU as transfer applicants. 

We are accepting transfer applicants to the following schools for Fall 2021 - School of Business and School of Architecture and Design


Required Documents      

  • Photocopy of applicant’s civil ID/residence permit
  • Transfer applicants must submit a copy of their secondary school records.
  • Optional: Official test score reports (IELTS, TOEFL, ACT or SAT)

Download and submit your admission application today!

Applicants wishing to apply to American International University as a transfer student must complete the AIU Admission Application. Simultaneously, transfer applicants submit the Transfer Credit Evaluation Form.

Download Transfer Credit Evaluation Form


To complete submission, applicants must pay the associated application and transfer fees.

Admission Application Fee: KWD 40.000

Transfer Credit Evaluation Fee: KWD 20.000

Additional testing fees of KWD 15.000 per test may apply.

Conditions for Transferring Credits

While we accept applications for transfer of credits from a prior accredited university or college, the credit transfer to an AIU program is not guaranteed. Prior credits that are disclosed on the submitted Transfer Credit Evaluation Form will be reviewed, evaluated, and approved by the Dean of the relevant school that the applicant is seeking admission to.

Read the full conditions for transferring credits by downloading the informational document below.


Download the Credit Transfer Conditions


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Testing Requirements for Transfer Applicants


Most transfer applicants will be required to take the AIU English Placement test to verify their readiness for academic success in AIU's English-language curriculum.


In some cases, transfer applicants may also be required to take the AIU Math Placement test.

Learn more on the testing process at the AIU Testing Center

Submit your admission application online today!

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