In order to apply as a graduate student, applicants must possess the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's degree.
Graduate Admissions at the University of Idaho uses a variety of sources to determine equivalencies. It is important to note that the list of equivalencies below is not complete, but rather represents the most common credentials we receive from each country.
Diplom – Ingenieur (8 semesters of engineering study at a university)
Magister/Magistra PLUS Bakkalaureaus/Bakkalaurea or Diplom - Ingenieur
Note: equivalents are subject to change without notice.
What to Submit
Clear, legible copies of all graduation certificates or diplomas, issued in English, attested by the awarding institution (e.g. Bachelor, Master, Magister, Diplom, Doktor)
For completed programs, the Diploma Supplement containing a complete record of all courses taken and individual grades obtained for all post-secondary study.
For partially completed programs, academic transcripts indicating all courses taken and individual grades obtained for all post-secondary study
Do not send individual course certificates or students books (e.g. Lehveranstaltungsnachweise, Scheine). These documents will not be accepted in place of an academic transcript.
How to Submit
To be submitted directly from the Registrar of the institution attended.
Note: Credentials are acceptable only when they are issued by, and received from, authorized educational institutions. Some institutions will not send official documents. If this is the case, a professional credential evaluation will be required.
Precise, word-for-word, English translations are required for all foreign language documents.
Note: The University of Idaho recommends, and reserves the right to require, a professional credential evaluation by an outside, independent party.