Admission Requirements

In order to be admitted to AKADEMIA COLLEGE you must meet the following general minimum entry requirements:

 

   Recognized Secondary School Leaving Certificate (of at least 12 years of schooling) with a satisfactory grade/pass mark of 50% or more. The Academic committee determines what is considered a satisfactory grade.

   English Language Placement Test (ELPT) upon registration, all students will be required to take the College English Language Placement Test at the time of enrollment.

 

Special Admission: Transfer Student

Students who have started their college/university education elsewhere and wish to apply for admission to Akademia College as transfer students must submit the following items to the Admissions and Registrar Office:

 

1. Original degree/diploma certificates;

2. Original official transcripts, and

3. Course descriptions or syllabi in the English language.

4. Credit Transfer Fee  payment

 

An official transfer credit evaluation will only be made if all of the above items have been submitted to the Admissions and Registrar Office.

 

Transfer Credit Evaluation Policy

Credits for courses which have an equivalency at Akademia College are accepted when earned with a passing grade in the institution of higher education that offered the specific course(s).

 

Holders of a Diploma taught in English, are exempted from taking the prerequisite courses of English.

 

ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Students who wish to transfer credits, regardless of the number of ECTS credits obtained from another higher education institution, cannot transfer more than half of ECTS credits of the offered Akademia certificate, diploma, bachelor degree respectively.

Transfer credit is evaluated and applied in one of the following ways:

·   AS PARALLEL CREDIT:  The course must involve at least the same amount of class time and have approximately the same content as the Akademia College; or

·   AS AN ELECTIVE: The course must be related in some manner to the student’s academic programme and career goals.

 

Students who transfer credits from other institutions must complete a minimum of two academic semesters at ACC Akademia College.

 

Transfer credits are not included in the calculation of the student’s GPA

 

For further information about the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) click here: https://ec.europa.eu/education/resources-and-tools/european-credit-transfer-and-accumulation-system-ects_en

 

Contact us

ACC Akademia College 

Eleftheria Avenue 116,

Deryneia 5380

PO Box 36118, Deryneia 5386

CYPRUS

info@akc.ac.cy

(+357) 23 010023

(+357) 23 010024