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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.

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 Scale

    Points NSSC (HIGHER) NSSC (O) HG SG ANGOLAN A Levels
    1 G G 06-07 50
    2 F F 08-09 94
    3 E E 10-11 67
    4 D G D 12-13 50
    5 C F C 14-15 94
    6 B E B 16-17 E
    7 4 A D A 18-20 D
    8 3 A* C C
    9 2 B B
    10 1 A A

    Application Forms

  • Application forms are available at IUM Campuses.
  • Also application forms can be downloaded here - download Application form

  • 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.