Admission Requirements

Recognized Secondary School Certificates
Secondary school certificates are awarded either by ministries or by private schools. The university accepts the secondary school certificate from the Kingdom of Bahrain, or its equivalent. The following list highlights the certificates that are considered for UCB admission. However these certificates may change depending on their equivalency to the Bahraini Educational System
The secondary school certificate from the Kingdom of Bahrain (Scientific, Literature, Commercial, Industrial): Minimum required average is 60 percent
American High School Diploma: Obtaining the Diploma
Indian Board Certificate: Senior Secondary School Certificate (12th Standard) required.
Lebanese Baccalaureate:  Obtaining the baccalaureate
French Baccalaureate:  Obtaining the baccalaureate
International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma
IGCSE, GCSE:  Candidate should complete at least 12 years of schooling, School leaving certificate must be provided showing the last year GPA. Applicant must submit a minimum of eight O level subjects two subjects advanced A-Level
The attention of applicants is drawn to the following:
Students must submit the equivalency to the Bahraini High School from the Ministry of Education.
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Class of 2009
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