Effat University Admissions Criteria for Graduate Studies:

 

 

College
Department
Bachelor GPA
Effat Placement Tests
Interview
Required tests
Additional Department Requirement
Cum GPA
Major GPA
Rank
*TOEFL
**IELTS
Test
Cut-Score
College of Business
Master in Islamic Financial Management
2.75/4  or 3.75/5
2.75/4  or 3.75/5
Very Good
TOEFL 550
IELTS 6.0
Required
*GMAT
*STEP
600
 
· Personal Statement
·  CV
·Recommendation
         Letter
s
College of Architecture and Design
Master of Science in Urban Design
2.75/4  or 3.75/5
2.75/4  or 3.75/5
TOEFL 550
IELTS 6.0
Required
*GRE
*STEP
Verbal 154
Quantitative 158
 
College of Science and Humanities
Master  in Science in Translation Studies
2.75/4  or 3.75/5
2.75/4  or 3.75/5
TOEFL 575
IELTS 6.5
Required
*GRE
*STEP
Verbal 157
Quantitative 151

 
Definitions:
  • SAT: Saudi Assessment Test " "اختبار القدرات العامة التابع لهيئة القياس الوطنية
  • ETS: Educational Testing Services, which provides (TOEFL, TWE, DTMS, International SAT, GRE, GMAT, TOEIC, etc.
  • TOEFL: Test of English as a Foreign Language
  • TWE: Test of Writing English
  • DTMS: Prescriptive Test for Mathematical Skills
  • IELTS: International English Language Testing System
 
Tests and IELTS conversion charts:
 
IELTS
TOEFL Paper
TOEFL Computer
TOEFL Internet
TOEIC*
Cambridge ESOL
7.5
625
263
113
790
CPE - C
7.0
600
250
100
780
 
6.5
575
232
90
720
CAE - C
6.0
550
213
80
670
 
5.5
525
196
70
620
FCE - C
5.0
500
173
60
600