IUM logo
why IUM

How to Apply to IUM

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Postgraduate Degree Programmes

In order to be admitted to a postgraduate degree programme at the International University of Management (IUM), prospective students must meet the following minimum requirements:

Undergraduate Degree Programmes

The normal entry requirement to undergraduate degree programmes shall be a Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate (Ordinary or Higher or a combination of both) or equivalent qualification(s), provided that the candidate has passed five subjects (including English at Grade D) normally in not more than three examination sittings with a minimum of 25 points on the IUM’s evaluation scale.

NB: Information Technology courses applicants should have a pass in Mathematics with a C required for Digital Communication Technology and a D for Business Information Systems.

Stand Alone Programmes

The normal entry requirement to Stand Alone programmes shall be a Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate (Ordinary or Higher or a combination of both) or equivalent qualification(s), provided that the candidate has passed five subjects (including English at Grade D) normally in not more than three examination sittings with a minimum of 20 points on the IUM’s evaluation scale.

Preparatory Programmes

The normal entry requirement to the university’s Preparatory programmes shall be a Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate (Ordinary or Higher or a combination of both) or equivalent qualification(s), provided that the candidate has passed five subjects (including English at Grade D) normally in not more than three examination sittings with a minimum of 18 points on the IUM’s evaluation scale

Mature Age Entry Requirements

  • 25 years old, 3 years relevant working experience & Grade 10 Certificate.
  • Prospective applicants should pass the entry Aptitude Test of IUM.

  • IUM Admission Evaluation Scale

    Points NSSCAS NSSCH / HIGCSE NSSCO / IGCSE SC-HG SC-SG ANGOLAN A LEVEL HSEC-GED
    12 A
    11 a B
    10 b 1 A C
    9 c 2 B D
    8 d 3 A* C E 165-200
    7 e 4 A D A 18-20 159-164
    6 B E B 16-17 153-158
    5 C F C 14-15 145-152
    4 D G D 12-13
    3 E E 10-11
    2 F F 08-09
    1 G G 06-07

    NSSCAS: Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate Advanced Subsidiary Level
    NSSCH : Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate Higher Level
    NSSCO : Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate Ordinary LEVEL
    HIGCSE: Higher International General Certificate of Secondary Education
    IGCSE : International General Certificate of Secondary Education
    SC-HG: Senior Certificate - Higher Grade (SA)
    SC-SG: Senior Certificate - Standard Grade (SA)
    HSEC-GED: High School Equivalency Credential – General Educational Development (Applicant must have at least another subject from another certificate to make up 5 subjects)

    Application Forms

    Application forms are available at IUM Campuses and they can be downloaded here :

    Postgraduate

    Undergraduate

    Short Courses

    Program Offered

    List of Program Offered at IUM

    Programmes Offered List

    Application Submission

    The application deadline shall be the end of October of each year.

    ONLINE SUBMISSION

    HAND DELIVERY

    Bank Details

    NB: Please ensure that the student Name/Number is clearly indicated on the deposit slip and a copy must be provided or Faxed to (061) 257908.

    Registration

  • All students [Non-degree, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Research must register each year in January/February.
  • Postgraduate Research Students shall be supervised ONLY if they are registered.

  • Attach the following:

    The following documents must included in the application:

    Please Note:

  • Non – Namibian qualifications must be evaluated by the Namibia Qualifications Authority (NQA).
  • Applicants seeking exemptions for prior studies should apply before registration.
  • All copies submitted with application form must be certified.
  • Candidates who obtain a Grade E in English shall be admitted provisionally until they pass the university’s six-months to one year Upgrade course in English in Practice.
  • Please refer to the faculty of your choice for any special entry requirements.

  • Gallery | Contacts