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Eligibility Requirements

GPA 3.5 / Very Good or above (Overall grade)
TOEFL iBT: 100 or above
Business Administration Applicants:
GMAT: 650 or above

Old GRE scores are no longer acceptable.
Minimum acceptable new GRE scores:
Overall: 315 ( Analytical Writing: 4.5)

Extracurricular Activities
A minimum of three years working experience for MBA Applicants.
Fields of study:
Engineering and Business Administration.

Candidates should:

  • Meet the above criteria.
  • Be planning to start their studies in the U.S.A. in the year 2023-2024.
  • Be Egyptian nationals, who are residents of Egypt (preference will not be given to dual nationality applicants).
  • Have not lived more than 3 years abroad.
  • Be committed to coming back to Egypt for two years directly after the successful completion of the degree.

Important notes:

  • Candidates who already have one Master’s degree from a foreign university, or who have an Egyptian Master’s degree in the same field they are applying for will not be considered. Candidates with an Egyptian Master’s degree in a technical field different from the one that they're applying for will be considered.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have not lived, worked, or studied abroad for a significant period of time.
  • The Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program is only granted to the list of endorsed universities provided in the "Approved Universities" section of the application.
  • Selection as a nominee for the Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program does not guarantee university acceptance. Applicants will be supported in applying for these universities. If nominated for the scholarship; the Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program award will be made once university acceptance is obtained.

Please submit:

  • Application form
  • Resume
  • Copy of test scores (TOEFL iBT / GRE or GMAT)
  • Copy of transcripts
  • Copy of graduation certificate
  • Two recommendation letters

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