Graduate School - Admission Requirements

A. General Requirements for All Applicants

Graduate students applying for admission in any of the graduate courses of the University who meet the prescribed requirements and qualifying factors enumerated hereunder shall be considered for admission and registration.

  1. Earned Bachelor's degree from government-recognized institution, supported by

    1. Original transcript of records with Special Order Number indicated therein, plus two(2) photocopies; and
    2. Two (2) photocopies of diploma
  2. Grade weighted average of 2.00 or better in the baccalaureate degree for the master's program and 1.75 or better in the master's degree for the doctoral program; [An applicant who scores “average” in the entrance examination but whose GWA is lower than the required average may be admitted on “probation” for one semester and will qualify for readmission if he/she obtains a GWA of 2.00 or better (for master's) and 1.75 or better (for doctoral) at the end of the semester.]

  3. English Language Proficiency based on TOEIC/TOEFL score or its equivalent. In the absence of TOEIC/TOEFL, applicants whose English proficiency falls short of the standard set by the Graduate School shall be required to enrol for one semester in English for Foreign Students at College of Arts and Sciences. Applicants should come in the first week of May or the first week of October at the latest to enrol in this subject which is taught every semester. Only those who pass the course will be given a Certificate of Completion and will be allowed to enrol in a graduate program.

    All foreign freshman students who plan to enrol are advised to report personally at the Graduate School office one month prior to the official enrolment period for the semester/term chosen, to enable proper verification of their academic documents, to process other admission requirements, and to enable the Graduate School to determine their English proficiency level.

  4. Certification of employment and study permit, if working in government or private agency;

  5. Medical certificate from the UE Ramon Magsaysay (UERM) Memorial Medical Center;

  6. Passed the Graduate School Entrance Examination (GSEE);

  7. Two character references, one from former professor;

  8. Fully accomplished application for admission;

  9. Interview by a member of the Graduate School Academic Committee;

  10. Any other document/requirement that the University may prescribe.

  11. Four (4) 2" x 2" recent colored pictures .

B. Specific Requirements for Foreign Students

  1. FOR RESIDENT FOREIGN STUDENTS:

    In addition to the above cited requirements, the applicant is required to submit his/her Alien Certificate of Registration (ACR) (Original and one (1) photocopy) or I-card (original and one (1) photocopy) issued by the Bureau of Immigration and Deportation (BID).

  2. FOR NON-RESIDENT FOREIGN STUDENTS:

    The applicants are required to submit the following prescribed requirements:

GOVERNMENT REQUIREMENTS

[The documents should be duly authenticated by the Philippine Foreign Service Establishments (PSFEs) located in the applicant's country of origin or residence:]

  1. Scholastic records;

  2. Documentary proof of support to cover expenses incidental to their studies, such as board and lodging as well as return air tickets;

  3. Police Clearance Certificate;

  4. Medical Health Certificate, Including standard size chest X-Ray.

If the student is already in the Philippines under a different visa status and is applying for conversion of such status to that of a student, the medical examination may be performed by a local medical practitioner authorized by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).

UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

  1. Letter of Intent addressed to the Dean of the Graduate School;

  2. Personal History Statement form of the Bureau of Immigration and Deportation;

  3. Two (2) Character References;

  4. Transcript of Records/Mark Sheets and Diploma (original and two (2) photocopies) properly authenticated by the Philippine Embassy in his/her respective country;

  5. Alien Certificate of Registration (ACR) or I-card issued by the Bureau of Immigration and Deportation (BID);

  6. Passport (original and one (1) photocopy);

  7. Four (4) 2"x2" recent colored pictures;

  8. Any other document/requirement that the University may prescribe;

  9. Seventy Five U.S. dollars (US$75.00) or its peso equivalent at the prevailing exchange rate as processing fee (check or money order should be made payable to the University of the East);

  10. One Hundred Twenty Five U.S. dollars (US$125.00) or its peso equivalent at the prevailing exchange rate as acceptance fee upon release of Letter of Acceptance (LOA) (check or money order should be made payable to the University of the East).

C. REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO SPECIFIC PROGRAMS

1. For Admission to MBA/MSCM Executive Program:

  1. Five years or more managerial/executive experience;

  2. Certification of employment and Permit to Study, if working;

  3. Non-BSBA graduates are required to enrol in 15 units basic BSBA subjects;

  4. MSCM applicants must have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Architecture.

2. For Admission to MBA/MSCM Regular Program:

  1. A prerequisite of 15 units basic BSBA subjects will be required of non-BSBA graduates;

  2. MBA, major in Tourism and Hospitality Management must have a bachelor's degree in either Tourism Management, Hotel and Restaurant Management, Travel Management, Hospitality Management, or other related courses;

  3. MSCM applicants must have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Architecture.

3. For Admission to MAT/MA in Education:

  1. Non-education graduates are required to take 12 units of basic education subjects;

  2. Must be a major in the area of specialization.

4. For Admission to the ED.D. — Administrative/Supervisory experience in education.

5. For Doctor of Information Technology:

  1. Has earned a master's degree in ITE program (e.g. MSCS, MIS, MIM, MIT) or allied fields;

  2. Has research background and development experience in IT;

  3. Has relevant professional experience in the field of IT.

 

Contact Details

Graduate School: (632) 735-54-71 loc 358 - 374
Direct Line: (632) 735-85-33