Admission Requirements for India

Minimum Credential Requirements

The chart below identifies the most common credentials we receive. If you have completed a credential not listed, but that typically meets the entry requirements for further post-secondary education in the country of origin, we will review the documents for comparability during the credential evaluation process.

Remember to review the program-specific admission requirements to ensure that you have met all other admission and application requirements.



  • 3-year bachelor’s degree; 2-year AICTE approved diploma 


  • 4-year bachelor’s degree; 3-year bachelor’s degree from an A-rated NAAC institution (with a minimum 1st Class standing); or a bachelor/master combination 

*Literal (word-for-word), certified translations are required for documents that are not officially issued in English by the responsible authority of your institution.

Required documents

If you are not submitting a report from an external credential evaluation agency, supply the following documents:





Photocopies of all final or provisional degree certificates issued by the degree granting institution. Example: Bachelor, Master, Master of Philosophy, Postgraduate Diploma


Please submit a clear photocopy or electronic copy of degree certificates to RRU International Admissions 


All individual mark sheets indicating all subjects taken and marks obtained for all years of higher education/post-secondary study – issued by the institution responsible for conducting the examinations (university or autonomous college)

Please note: College-issued and attested mark sheets will NOT be accepted unless from an autonomous college. To check whether your college has autonomous status please see:

To be considered official:

Request for all mark sheets to be sent directly to RRU by the institution responsible for conducting the examinations


You may have photocopies of your original mark sheets attested and dated by the Controller of Examinations or Registrar’s Office of the issuing institution. Please request for the attested photocopies to be placed in an official sealed envelope by the issuing institution. To be considered official, this sealed envelope must be submitted to RRU. 

Please note: Mark sheets attested by persons outside the Controller of Examination or Registrar's Offices, such as individual professors or external notary publics, are not considered official and will not be accepted.

Do not send your original issued academic documents unless requested by RRU.