America University of Malta Undergraduate Admission Requirements

America University of Malta Undergraduate Admission Requirements

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Secondary School Records

You will need to submit your secondary school records along with your completed undergraduate application. If your school records are in a language other than English, you will also need to include a certified translation.
All students admitted to AUM are required to have completed 12 years of schooling and to have a minimum cumulative grade average of 80 or its equivalent.
Common secondary education certificates that AUM accepts are:
  • American style high school diploma or certificate
  • AP program
  • British System combination of:
    1. GCSE/IGSCE "O" Levels: five subject exams with grades of A, B, C or D, and
    2. A/S or A Levels: three subject exams with grades of A, B, C or D
  • Maltese System combination of:
    1. Matriculation Certificate, and
    2. Secondary Education Certificate (SEC) examinations in English language, Maltese and Mathematics*, and
    3. A/S or A Levels: three subjects exams with grades of A, B, C or D
  • IB certificate
  • Other school leaving certificate

English Language Proficiency Score

AUM classes are taught in English and, as such, AUM requires demonstrated proficiency in the language. One of the following exams will meet this requirement and you will need to enter our school code to have the results sent directly to us.
  • TOEFL You are able to have your scores sent directly to us by using our school code B757

AUM accepts the following minimum TOEFL scores: PBT 550 or above iBT 79-80 or above CBT 213 or above

  •  IELTS

AUM accepts a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or above

or

  • ACT

AUM accepts a miminum reading score of 18 and English score of 20

  • SAT  You are able to have your results sent directly to us by using our school code 7057

AUM accepts a minimum reading and writing score of 550

The English language proficiency requirement can be waived if you meet one or more of the following:

  • You are a native speaker of English and you have completed your secondary education in an English medium institution in a country where English is the official language
  • You are a student admitted to an institution in which English is the language of instruction and have attended at least four years
AUM reserves the right to request English test results from any applicant.

SAT Scores

The SAT is only required from students that will obtain an American style high school diploma.
  • SAT Have your scores sent directly to AUM by using our school code 7057

AUM accepts a minimum SAT score of 550 or above

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