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Eligibility Criteria for Non UE Students

1. Eligibility criteria

Before filling in the on-line application, please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria for the study programme you wish to apply for.

All applications must contain :

  • a copy of the diploma or the certificate of achievement (with apostille or double legalisation)
  • a copy of all the transcripts obtained for the diploma (with apostille or double legalisation)
  • proof of proficiency in one (or more, as appropriate) of the languages of instruction in the programme at B2 level (compulsory) (according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages - CEFR)

The first two documents above must be provided with a certified translation if they are written in a language other than French, German or English.

All candidates must prove language proficiency in one (or more, as appropriate) of the languages of instruction of the programme at level B2 (under the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages – CEFR).

Language levels should be documented by candidates in one of the following ways:

  • Secondary/high school certificate from a school at which the UL teaching language was the teaching language or one of the teaching languages,
  • University degree (Bachelor of Master level) certifying completion of a programme in which the UL teaching language was the teaching language.
  • Internationally recognised test certificate dating from no more than a year ago, such as TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS for English, DELF or DALF for French and GOETHE Zertifikat or TestDaF for German, in the teaching language(s) of the programme that corresponds at least to B2 level.
  • Secondary school diploma documenting at least 5 years of intensive language classes in the relevant language(s), with transcripts of marks achieved in language examinations.

2. Copies of diplomas and relevant transcripts with apostille or double legalisation

To make an application for admission to the University of Luxembourg, the copy of your diploma and transcripts must be issued with the original official apostille (no photocopies of the apostille), or they must be issued with a double legalisation.

 

>>> Please note : for applicants legally resident in Canada, Mexico and the United States

These formalities are not requested, however the institution of origin (High School/University) MUST send us a copy of your diploma and transcripts in a sealed envelope.

 

>>> Remarks: CAMEROON / GHANA / NIGERIA / IVORY COAST / SENEGAL / BANGLADESH / PAKISTAN

We see ourselves forced to impose stricter conditions. In addition to the  double legalisation or apostille, the institution (High School/University) where you have obtained your basic diploma MUST send US a copy of your diploma and transcripts in a stamped and sealed envelope.

3. Application for admission

4. Administrative formalities for obtaining the authorisation to stay

Disclaimer: Non UE students admitted to the University of Luxembourg must obtain a residence permit in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (Art.IV.5.102, Chapter 5 of the Internal Regulations of the University of Luxembourg).