Frequenty Asked Questions
Is there a way for referees to send their recommendation letters directly?
You may ask the referee to send their recommendation letter to our email address: firstname.lastname@example.org Stating clearly your application ID. Then instead of uploading into the system the recommendation letter, you may upload a plain document with the referee’s contact details and a line stating that they have sent the recommendation letters to the said email address.
What is the 30 ECTS mathematics-related modules criteria?
The 30 ECTS (out of a total of 180 ECTS) in mathematics-related subjects represents around a 17% of your program. All subjects that have a mathematics component (such as Linear algebra, Calculus, Geometry, Information theory, Algorithm analysis, Data analysis, Probability, Statistics, Discrete structures,…) may be considered mathematics-related.
Do I also have to upload high school diploma/transcripts?
Only university studies diploma/transcripts are required. However you may upload other supporting documents that you consider appropriate in the “Other supporting documents” field in the application form. A candidate may refer to these documents in their motivation letter or CV.
When will I receive my admission/rejection notification emails?
Please note that due to the huge number of applicants, we cannot respond individually to people who want to know the results of the admissions process before we send the acceptance and rejection letters. We regret this, and wish all applicants the best of luck.
I have been selected, am I required to send any documentation?
Applicants from China
Applicants who have a first degree from China must submit an application to CHESICC. Once the transcripts and diplomas have a CHESICC stamp, they must be sent by email to the MIR coordination office
Applicants from Pakistan
Applicants who have a first degree from Pakistan must submit an application to HEC. Once the transcripts and diplomas have a HEC stamp, they must be sent by email to the MIR coordination office
Documents to be sent as hard copies by post to the address stated in the acceptance letters
- Transcripts of bachelor’s/undergraduate diplomas:
- Successful applicants with degrees from Cameroon, Canada, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Ghana, Nigeria, the Philippines, Sudan, Uganda and the USA must send their bachelor’s transcripts as hard copies directly from the relevant college/university, in addition to uploading them online.
When does the MIR course start and when should I arrive?
When do classes begin?
Can I appeal the decision if my application was not accepted?
I have received notification that I am on the reserve list, what now?
I have received notification that I have been accepted on the MIR programme, what now?
I have not received any notification, what does this mean?
I am an applicant with a degree from China
I am an applicant with a degree from Pakistan
Can I defer my admission until next year?
What to do Next when you have received your MIR admittance admission letter ?
Before you arrive…