Admission

GWUP Admission Requirements and Fees

The formal academic year starts at the beginning of October. However, entry in February and June is also possible. To apply an applicant must first request a University and Dormitory Forms from the GWUP Admissions Office either by post, fax or email. The forms will be sent together with details of GWUP Programs, tuition and other fees. Online registration is also possible, for this visit the official web-site: www.gwuop.org

Required Documents

All applicants are required to provide the documents listed below. Please note that all original academic documents should be translated into English and certified either by the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the Sri Lankan Embassy in the home country.

Undergraduate Bachelor and Associate Degree applicants

  1. High School Diploma/Certificate: For entry into our degree programs we require 12 years of full-time school education and evidence that the required level of academic performance has been achieved. GCSE, A Level, International Baccalaureate and equivalent qualifications are recognized;
  2. Evidence of English Competence: TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent if available. If not, then the student will be tested upon Registration or arrival at the university;
  3. Copies of all other academic certificates and transcripts;
  4. Photocopy of Passport or National Identity Card.
  5. 5 Passport size photograph with Blue background

Undergraduate transfer applicants

​Transfer and graduate students should also provide the following documents:

  1. Evidence of English Competence: TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent if available. If not, then the student will be tested upon Registration or arrival at the university.
  2. Copies of all other academic certificates and transcripts;
  3. 5 Passport size photograph with Blue background
  4. Photocopy of Passport or National Identity Card.
  5. Copy of the Official transcript for the current Bachelor Degree studies along with the course description and grading policy of the University of study;
  6. High School Diploma/Certificate: For entry into our degree programs we require 12 years of full-time school education and evidence that the required level of academic performance has been achieved. GCSE, A Level, International Baccalaureate and equivalent qualifications are recognized;

Master Degree applicants

  1. High School Diploma/Certificate: For entry into our degree programs we require 12 years of full-time school education and evidence that the required level of academic performance has been achieved. GCSE, A Level, International Baccalaureate and equivalent qualifications are recognized;
  2. Bachelor Degree Certificate and official transcript: An appropriate bachelor’s degree or its equivalent and official transcripts or academic records for all university-level studies that have been completed;
  3. Copies of all other academic certificates and transcripts;
  4.  Photocopy of Passport or National Identity Card.
  5. 5 Passport size photograph with Blue background
  6. Evidence of English Competence: TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent if available. If not, then the student will be tested upon arrival at the university;

PhD applicants

  1. High School Diploma/Certificate: For entry into our degree programs we require 12 years of full-time school education and evidence that the required level of academic performance has been achieved. GCSE, A Level, International Baccalaureate and equivalent qualifications are recognized;
  2. Evidence of English Competence: TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent if available. If not, then the student will be tested upon arrival at the university;
  3. Bachelor Degree Certificate and official transcript: An appropriate bachelor’s degree or its equivalent and official transcripts or academic records for all university-level studies have been completed;
  4. Master Degree Certificate and accompanying transcript: An appropriate Master’s degree or its equivalent and official transcripts or academic records for all university-level studies have been completed;
  5. Recent CV;
  6. 3 Reference Letters;
  7. Copies of all other academic certificates and transcripts;
  8. Photocopy of Passport.

Please note that graduate applicants may be required to take bridging courses. The final decision is to be made by the head of the relevant department and the dean of the faculty. In such cases bridging courses should be paid for separately to overall program fees.