Below are admissions grade minimums required by Doha Institute for Graduate Studies:



Doctoral Studies

​The applicant must have a bachelor's degree in the field of specialization or a related field, with a GPA of not less than 3.50, and a master's degree or equivalent degree with a GPA of not less than 3.75 on a 4.00 scale (or equivalent) from an accredited university that is recognized in the lists of the Qatari Ministry of Education and Higher Education. Also, the specialty should be related to the research field for which the candidate applied.

Master Programs

Education System

Minimum grade

Preferred minimum grade

Qatar and GCC

80% - 3.0 - B

85% - 3.5 - B+

Palestine

80% - 3.0 - B - Very Good

85%

Syria

65%

70%

Sudan

70% - Division I

75% - Division I

Jordan

76% - 3.0 - B - Very Good

80%

Yemen

80% - 3.0 - B - Very Good

85%

Libya

70%

75%

Egypt

75% - 3.0 - B - Very Good

80%

Lebanon

12/20 or 70/100

14/20 or 75%

Iraq

65%

80%

Morocco- Algeria - Tunisia - Mauritania - Djibouti - Union of the Comoros

12 / 20

14/ 20

Somalia

80% - 3.0 - B - Very Good

85%

Turkey

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Russia - Ukraine - Bulgaria

4

5

The United States of America (and universities adopting US grading system)

B - 3.0

A - 4.0 

The United Kingdom (and universities adopting UK grading system)

Second Class Lower  

Second Class Upper