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Monday August 21, 2017

English Entrance Exam (EEE)

The Office of Testing Services administers the English Entrance Exam (EEE). The EEE tests the English-language knowledge you have acquired in high school and measures your level of proficiency.

To register for the test, please provide:

  1. Two (2) passport-size photos per exam
  2. An original identity card (هوية) , personal civil Status Record, or passport (For checking purposes)
  3. L.L. 90,000, or $60, testing fee
  4. Registration should be done in person

Please note the following:

  • Students may register and sit for exams on either campus with no restrictions.
  • Testing sessions can accommodate a maximum of 160 students in Byblos and 225 in Beirut. Once a session is full, you will automatically be registered for the next available session.
  • In cases of extreme need or emergency, the EEE can be taken on a date other than those displayed in the tables above at the rate of $80 per test.
  • If you want to re-take the EEE, you must wait at least one month between tests.
  • Please view the minimum required score. 

Schedule and Preparation

The EEE is given several times each semester, and each testing session has a corresponding registration deadline. Please check the date, registration deadline, and location carefully below. All testing sessions are on Saturdays, unless otherwise noted. Download the test preparation booklet (PDF) for help with preparing for the exam. Please contact the Continuing Education Program (CEP) at LAU if you wish to take English courses to prepare for the test. 

Student Applying for Summer and Fall 2017:

Date of Exam Campus Registration Deadline
March 04,2017 Byblos February 24,2017
March 18,2017 Beirut March 10,2017
April 08,2017 Byblos March 31,2017
April 22,2017 Beirut April 13,2017
April 29,2017 Beirut USP April 21,2017
May 13,2017 Byblos USP May 05,2017
May 20,2017 Beirut USP May 12,2017
June 10,2017 Byblos USP June 02,2017
June 17,2017 Beirut June 09,2017
July 06,2017  (Th) Byblos June 28,2017
July 15,2017 Beirut July 07,2017
August 17,2017 (Th) Byblos August 10,2017
August 26,2017 Beirut August 18,2017



Application Deadlines

  • Late- Fall 2017: July 31, 2017
    Undergraduate application
    Graduate application
  • June 20, 2017: Early deadline for M.A. in Visual Narrative (deadline passed)
  • July, 15, 2017: Deadline for M.S. in Molecular Biology (deadline passed)
  • August 11, 2017: Deadline for M.A. in Applied Economics

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