Graduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions

Jeddah International College offers a Master in Business Administration.

Admission is carried out according to the specified regulations.

Admission and registration procedures
  1. Complete the online application on the college website.
  2. Submit the required documents at the Postgraduate Studies Department.
  3. Pay a nonrefundable application fee of SR 1000
  4. Passing the Postgraduate Studies Department interview.
  5. Receive the admission results.
  6. Pay the tuition fees
  7. Receive the user name and password for the portal and the college email.
  8. Register the courses through the portal.
  9. Start attend the classes.
  • The applicant must have a university degree from a Saudi university or another recognised university (for all disciplines). If the applicant holds a qualification from outside Saudi Arabia, the qualification will be accepted if the following is met: The university granting the qualification is accredited by the Ministry of Education. The qualification must be equivalent from the Ministry of Education for Saudis. For non-Saudis, it is sufficient that their documents be certified by the Saudi Embassy in the country granting the qualification.
  • The student obtains a grade of “Good” at least at the undergraduate level.
  • The Postgraduate Studies department may stipulate that to accept the student in the two-year master’s program; he must pass a number of supplementary courses from a previous stage. Pre-master courses are not included in the calculation of the cumulative average for the postgraduate stage or the period specified for obtaining the degree.
  • It is required for admission to obtain a score of (500) in the English language test (TOEFL) or an average of 5 in IELTS or (83) in Step or taking the JIC English Placement test. The validity of the test is two years.
  • Passing the Postgraduate Studies Department interview
  • Complete the online application on the college website.
  • Copy of Bachelor’s Degree Certificate or equivalent (original to verify)
  • English test verification
  • Copy of the CV
  • Two recent personal photos size 4 x 6 cm
  • Copy of National ID or Family card or Iqama (original to verify)
  • Copy of the Official transcript (original to verify)
  • Availability of admission requirements for the transferred student and any other conditions that the department deems necessary.
  • The student must have studied at a college or university recognized by the Ministry of Education.
  • The student should not be dismissed from the university from which he is transferred.
  • It is not permissible to equalize more than (25%) of the total hours of the study plan at Jeddah International College.
  • The entire master's thesis or graduation research must be prepared at the college and under its direct supervision.
  • Courses that have been equalized are not included in the calculation of the cumulative average.
Course Equivalency
  • The equivalence of more than 25% of the total credit hours of Jeddah International College's study plan is not permitted.
  • The content of the course to be considered for equivalence must align by 70%, and the grade should not be less than "Very Good."
  • The student must provide the original academic transcript along with course descriptions.
  • The number of credit hours in the course to be considered for equivalence must match or exceed the number of hours in the program's courses at the college.
  • The student should not have studied the courses eligible for equivalence for more than six academic semesters, though exceptions may be made at the discretion of the Graduate Studies Department.
  • Courses that have been considered for equivalence will not be included in the calculation of the cumulative GPA for the graduate studies program.
Discounts *
Discount for graduates of Jeddah International College
The College grants a limited number of its bachelor graduates (who aren’t benefitting of any other discounts) who graduated within less than 3 years a special discount to encourage them to complete their scientific career in the executive master's programme (not including file opening fees, English placement test or supplementary material fees) as follows:
  • 15% discount for graduates with a GPA higher than 4.8.
  • 25% discount for graduates with a GPA higher than 4.9
Groups Discount
The College grants group discounts to public and private sector employees under an agreement signed with the College; (If the relationship between the group members is established), the discount shall not apply to file opening fees, English placement test or supplementary material fees. The discount will continue throughout the study period as long as the minimum number in the program is regular, which is as follows:
  • 5 to 15 students (5%) each, and the discount is applicable as long as at least 5 students continue.
  • 16 students and more (7%) each, and the discount is applicable as long as at least 11 students continue.
Discount of payment of all program fees in advance

The College grants the student who’s not benefitting of any other discounts a discount of (5%) in case of payment of the full Master’s program fee in advance which are (12) courses. The discount is not applied to the file opening fee, the English placement test, or the supplementary materials’ fees.

* Terms and conditions apply

At Jeddah International College (JIC), we offer you an array of undergraduate and graduate programs to choose from. Our dedicated faculty and staff provide encouragement guidance to enable you to make the right choices.