Master’s Admissions Application

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American University of Phnom Penh is accepting local and international students who meet the minimum Master’s admission criteria. Students applying to AUPP for a Master’s degree are required to submit all necessary documentation for admission and have acceptable scores and grades in their previous education. AUPP is happy to provide education to students from different backgrounds and cultures. International students help to enhance the learning environment and collegiate experience.

Eligibility for Admission


The minimum requirements for admission to AUPP MBA degree are as follows:

  • Completed a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA based on a 4.0 scale
  • Two years of working experience or currently working
  • Minimum IELTS (Academic Module) score of 6.0 (with no individual skill band below 6.0) or a TOEFL iBT score of at least 79 or higher is expected for all non-native English speaker applicants. Applicants may take the AUPP English Placement Test if they do not have IELTS or TOEFL score
  • Documents:
    1. A birth Certificate (with English name), or National ID card, or Passport
    2. An earned bachelor’s degree diploma to be uploaded in application form
    3. An Unofficial Transcript to be uploaded in application form (If you accept our offer of admission, we will request official transcripts at that time)
    4. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    5. Personal Statement

Campus Location

#278H, Street 201R, Kroalkor Village, Sangkat Kilometer 6, Khan Russey Keo, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Mailing address:
PO Box 1955, American University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia Post, Postal Code 120000, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

(+855) 23 990 023

Complete Online Application and Submit All Required Documents

Applicants must complete an online application form. Applicants should attach all required documents by using the application online form and bring your original documents to verify. Please visit this site:

Pay Application Fee

  • Application Fee: $35

Schedule Placement Test and Admission Interviews

Once applicants have made the payment of the application requirement, please consider the following based on the applicant information:

  • TOEFL or IELTS: Applicants will be invited to interview with a member of our faculty. Interviews take place after the Admissions Office has received your application and fee. We offer on-campus interview.
    • TOEFL Applicants must provide the AUPP TOEFL Institutional Code (B027) to the Test Center, and ask the Center to send the score report directly to the Registrar, American University of Phnom Penh, PO Box 1955, Phnom Penh Postcode 120000, Cambodia Post, Cambodia.
    • IELTS Applicants submit a copy of the score report.
  • English Placement Test: Applicants will need to schedule the English Placement test date; then, complete an interview with our faculty. Applicants can schedule the English Placement test here. Interviews take place after the Admissions Office has received your application and fee. We offer on-campus test and interview.

Enroll and Register for Classes

Students will receive an Admission Offer Letter by email. The university will be unable to process student applications until the applicants accept the Admission Offer Letter. Course schedule and tuition invoice will be sent out through students’ personal email. Students need to confirm their courses and pay tuition in order to finish the registration process.

Note: Students should check their inbox and junk folders if they have not received the Admission Offer Letter within 2 weeks, after completing the interview.

Welcome to AUPP

New Student Orientation Day is scheduled before the first day of classed and designed to assist students to make a successful transition to university life.

Tuition Fee

Tuition fee is paid by semester and depending on the number of courses that students are enrolled in. 

Deferred Payment Plan & Student Loan

  • Deferred Payment Plan

Deferred Payment Plan lessen the financial pressure on the students. This flexibility enables students to have the option of paying their tuition fee up to three installments per semester. The cost for this service is an additional $100 administrative fee each semester.

  • Student Loan

Students can request up to $1,000 per semester. Students must meet the eligibility criteria of the student loan program in order to be considered for the program. For more information, please contact Finance Department after receiving admission to the MBA program.


This Spring 2022 semester AUPP provides up to 70% scholarship to 10 outstanding students, graduates and young professionals who are looking to expand knowledge to better improve their work performance and career path as well as those who are in need of financial assistance. Scholarship value can range depending on the applicants qualifications.

Eligibility and how to apply for scholarships:

To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.40 based on a 4.00 scale and at least two years of working experience.

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must write a maximum of 500-word essay addressing on the amount/percentage of scholarships you are requesting, what you can contribute to the AUPP community and why you should learn it.

Please submit your essay to [email protected] with your name and application ID after submitting your application. The deadline for the application is by the end of December 25, 2021.