The admission process at EU Business School is straightforward. Students may choose to apply online or send their application by post.

Candidates are evaluated on the strength of their application with consideration given to the student's leadership potential, academic achievements, performance on standardized texts, extracurricular activities and personal experiences.

Enrollment takes place throughout the year taking advantage of our program's year-round start dates. Foundation and bachelor's students can begin their studies in September/October, February, June and August, while our master's and MBA programs begin in October, January and March. This flexibility allows students to start studying at their earliest convenience.

Our admissions team is available to help you with any queries or questions you might have. To find out more about EU, we also encourage you to visit our campuses, meet our current students and attend our classes and open day sessions.

To find out the requirements to enroll in a specific program, select the program below.

Admission Process for the Business Bridging Program

We understand that choosing a foundation course requires a lot of research and deliberation. A foundation program needs to fit your educational goals and set you on the path to success. An impressive 97% of our foundation students go on to complete an undergraduate degree; our course sets you on the right track. Our admissions team is available to help you with any queries or questions you might have. We also encourage you to find out more about us by visiting our campuses, meeting our current students and attending classes and open day sessions.

Academic Requirements:*

  • 1 certified copy of high school diploma.
  • Proof of English fluency: TOEFL score 60 (Internet-based), 173 (computer-based), IELTS 5.0; CAE B1 with a minimum score of 154; English native; or equivalent

*Students not meeting these criteria will have an interview with the admission committee and will be considered on a merit basis or directed to a foundation program. For more information, please contact the admissions department of your chosen campus.

Please see the documentation section below to find out about the documents required for your application.



  • Download, print and fill in the Business Bridging Program form.
  • Scan and send the completed application form via email to the admissions department of your chosen campus.
  • Receive an email with instructions on how to submit further documentation.

Submitting the application package:

The admissions department of your chosen campus will contact you by email with instructions on how to submit your application package. Send your application package containing the requested documents by post or email (if applicable). The admissions department will confirm receipt via email.

All applicants should submit the following documents in order to complete the application process:

  • 1 completed application form (if the application was not filled in online)
  • 1 certified copy of high school diploma and transcripts*
  • Proof of English fluency: TOEFL score 60 (Internet-based), 173 (computer-based); IELTS 5.0; CAE B1 with a minimum score of 154; English native; or equivalent
  • 1 letter of recommendation**
  • 1 motivation letter***
  • An electronic passport photo or 3 printed passport-size photos
  • 1 copy of valid passport or ID card
  • 1 bank certificate or letter certifying the applicant's financial solvency
  • €/CHF 200 non-refundable application fee. Please attach a money order, check or receipt for a bank transfer payable to EU

Application and Document Details

  • Diploma*

Arrange to have your high school certificate and transcripts sent to the EU Admissions Department of your chosen campus. Applicants who have not earned a secondary school certificate when applying must present an official secondary school transcript or record for the last year of their secondary school study. Transcripts are considered official if they bear an official school stamp and the signature of the principal. They should also include the school’s contact information. Records must list the subjects taken, grades earned or examination results in each subject and include certificates or diplomas. If the documents are not in English, they must be sent with a certified English translation.

  • Letters of Recommendation**

Submit one letter of recommendation from an academic advisor who is familiar with your academic performance and potential for leadership. Any letter not written in English must be accompanied by a certified English translation.

  • Motivation Letter***

Your motivation letter will help the EU Admissions Department get to know you, understand why you wish to attend EU and determine your level of self-expression.

The Business Bridging Program at EU Business School has three start dates per year, these dates are the same for every campus. Generally, semesters begin in October, January and May each year. Before the program starts all students will attend an orientation to help them integrate into the EU community. Please consult the academic calendar for detailed information.

The following Business Bridging Program start dates are:


  • Fall Semester: October 3, 2022
  • Spring Semester: January 23, 2023
  • Summer Semester I: May 22, 2023

To see our term start and end dates, click through to our academic calendars.

How much will I have to pay for tuition?

Please visit the Business Bridging Program Tuition & Fees section on our website. 

I have been accepted to EU Business School. What should I do next?

Pay the advanced tuition payment and confirm your intention to attend by paying the first installment of the program. Upon receipt, we will send confirmation of your enrollment at EU.

I have paid my advanced tuition payment. What should I do next?

Student visas are necessary for Non-European Union citizens. On receipt of the final acceptance letter from EU, non-European Union applicants should apply for a student visa at the nearest embassy or consulate of the country where they wish to study. Please allow enough time to process your visa. We advise non-EU applicants to apply at least three months before the beginning of the academic semester. The admissions department will contact you to offer help with your student visa and to answer any other questions that you might have.

For European Union and non-European Union applicants, the tuition fee payment must be made before the start of the academic semester.

How do I find out about accommodation?

Please contact the admissions department of your chosen campus for housing advice.

Do I need health insurance?

Health insurance is mandatory in most European countries. Students are requested to obtain health insurance themselves. Please do not hesitate to contact EU if you need health insurance service provider or any assistance.

How do I pay tuition fees?

Students can pay their tuition fees via bank transfer, check or credit card. Once we have received the complete application package, the admissions department will send you information about tuition fee payments.

I have paid my fees and have received a visa. What happens next?

The academic department will email you class timetables before the beginning of the academic semester.

How can I visit my campus before the beginning of my studies?

Please contact the admissions department of your chosen campus. We will be happy to show you around.

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