Application Process


The application process for MAEM is a three-step process:


Step 1: Submit all required documents

Step 2: Submit all the test scores

Step 3: Attend the Admission Interview (only for shortlisted candidates)


All interested candidates must submit the following documents in order to be considered for admission:

A.     ADA University Online Application Form

B.     Supporting Documents (must be uploaded to online application) 

1.     Resume, maximum 2 pages

2.     Bachelor Diploma (Scanned Original and Notarized Translation into English) 

3.     Academic Transcripts for Bachelor degree (Scanned Original and Notarized Translation into English) 

4.     National ID card (for Azerbaijanis) or passport (for International Students)

5.     Recent photo

C.     Official Test Scores (can be uploaded to online Application or send via e-mail): 

         I.         English Proficiency: you are required to submit one of the following test scores:


·       Minimum 83 in Internet-based TOEFL*

·       Minimum 6.5 in IELTS Academic*

·       Minimum 58 in Pearson Test of English Academic*

·       Minimum 65 in ADA University English Proficiency Exam (EPE)** 

       II.         State Examination Center (SEC) Master Exams (only first round, only for Azerbaijanis, minimum required score is 45)

**Cost of the EPE exam is 120 AZN and offered on the following dates:

o   December 26, 2018 (Round I), December 27, 2018 (Round II)

o   May 21, 2019 (Round I), May 22, 2019 (Round II)

For registration to the exam please send an e-mail to with EPE subject.


*Candidates with the scores IELTS 6.0, Internet-based TOEFL 71, Pearson Test of English Academic 50, ADA University English Proficiency Exam 60 will be offered to complete  pre-sessional English Program offered in summer. This program has an additional cost.


In the cases outlined below the candidates may request a waiver from language exam: 

1. Those who have studied in English outside Azerbaijan for minimum one year;

2. Successful graduates of ADA University bachelor programs;

3. Those who have taught in English at University level for a substantial amount of time; 


Please contact admissions office by e-mailing with such request. 


The Institutional TOEFL Code for ADA University is 2093.


Note: Bachelor degree in related field is not required. Graduates of all specializations may apply to this program.


Shortlisted candidates are invited for an interview as the last step of the application process.


Click here to view the important dates and deadlines