Transfer Enrollment

For the enrolment process you would need following documents:

  1. Application form in which applicants must indicate the faculty and study program to which he/she applies (available at www.ius.edu.ba or at the Student Affairs Office);
  2. Original and certified copy of the high school diploma;
  3. Original and certified copies of the high school certificates for 1st through 4th grade (officially recognized foreign diploma for the applicants who gained their high school education outside Bosnia and Herzegovina or proof that the recognition of foreign diploma process has been initiated);
  4. Birth Certificate (for B&H citizens only);
  5. Certificate of Citizenship (for B&H citizens only);
  6. Passport copy for the applicants who are not citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina;
  7. Two photos, size 6x4;
  8. Health Certificate (not required for foreign students who do residency permit through IUS services);
  9. CIPS certificate (for B&H citizens only).

For the transfer of the courses, you would need original transcript and original course descriptions for passed courses. In order to begin with the courses, without attending English language school, you must have/do one of the following:

  • TOEFL Paper-based (minimum 500), 
  • IBT Internet-Based TOEFL (minimum 70), 
  • IELTS Academic (minimum 6.0) 
  • At least one year spent at English teaching medium University
  • If your mother tongue is English
  • If your previous education was in English


In any other case you have to sit for Placement test at our ELS, and based on it attend ELS or proceed to Proficiency exam.