Applications are now being accepted for the 2013/14 academic year.
The deadline to apply 3+1+1.5 program is January 31, 2013.
The 3+1+1.5 program combines the completion of 3 years of undergraduate studies at participating Chinese universities, with the completion of one year of studies at Laurentian University (LU) towards an undergraduate degree from the home university in China. The “1.5” represents the completion of 1.5 years of Master of Business Administration (MBA) studies at LU towards the MBA degree.
Students in the 3+1+1.5 program have various academic backgrounds and can specialize in several areas of study.
LU currently has a 3+1+1.5 agreement with Soochow University.
Admission to the first “+1”
Students from participating Chinese universities may apply to LU as a “visiting” student to complete courses that would count towards their Chinese undergraduate degree.
Minimum degree average
Students of the 3+1+1.5 program must have an 75% average in their first 2.5 years of studies in China to be successfully admitted to the LU program.
Students may choose to complete a language test in order to be admitted to the first “+1” or may complete the English Summer EAP Program. The minimum standards for the language tests are:
As the IELTS score is more reliable, students are strongly encouraged to follow this route to achieve the language requirement.
The English Summer EAP program (four weeks in August) is available as an option to all students of the 3+1+1 program to help strengthen their language skills prior to entry into the first “+1” or help them achieve their language requirements.
Apply for the first “+1” – H.B.Com
Application Package for the first “+1” – H.B.Com complete with forms and instructions, is available for download below or students may contact their program administrator at their home university for this information.
Application Package for the first “+1” – H.B.Com - PDF
Application Package for the first “+1” – H.B.Com – WORD
Admission to the “+1.5” - MBA
Students of the 3+1+1.5 program will be required to submit an application to the MBA program by January 31st during their first “+1” program. Review of application documents are undertaken in February and March of each year. Admission decisions are communicated as early as possible for students to successfully complete their VISA renewal.
Students of the 3+1+1.5 program are required to have the following credentials to apply to the MBA program:
Note: Students may choose to write the GMAT in order to strengthen their application.
Apply for the “+1.5” – MBA
Application Package for the “+1.5” – MBA complete with forms and instructions, is available for download below:
Application Package for the “+1.5” – MBA - PDF
Application Package for the “+1.5” – MBA – WORD