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OUR MISSION
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Student Application

Student application for the class of 2015-2017  is open now!!!  

Class of 2017 (starting September 2015) Applicants should be:

  • Born in years  1998 or 1999, currently in 10th or 11th grade upon application. Must be 16 or 17 year old during 2015.
  • Very good students able to be independent learners and thinkers and study in English high level academic material associated with the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma (www.ibo.org)
  • With good spoken and written English (a strong advantage)
  • With demonstrated significant community involvement or leadership activity
  • Curious, and excited about learning in a different environment; open new experiences, cultures and people, able to practice tolerance through living and sharing with
    peers from different cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds

Application Timeline:

  • November 2014 – February 28, 2015: Online application, Recommendation letter from teacher/counselor AND extracurricular activity sponsor
  • Applicant will receive notification of his/her status
  • First Round Personal interview (Via Skype) with admissions committee
  • March 30th, 2015: First Round Final admission decision is released
  • May 1st 2015: Second Round Applications are due
  • May 2015: Second Round Personal interview (Via Skype) with admissions committee
  • June 1st, 2015: Second Round Final admission decision is released

Application Procedures:

Please ensure you follow these guide-lines for a successful registration process.

Important Information:

  • EMIS policy of selection and admission is based on merit and potential, with financial support provided on a need basis.
  • Application form is only available online.
  • Before submitting your application, ensure that your responses are correct and that you have filled all the required information on the form.
  • After submitting the application you will receive a confirmation number by email. You must use this number in all inquiries or correspondence with the admissions office.
  • By submitting your application you are indicating that the statements contained within it are true and accurate to your best knowledge.

APPLICATION DEADLINE – February 28th, 2015

Please do not hesitate to contact us at admissions@em-is.org with any questions or concerns regarding the application process!

The admissions team is looking forward to receiving and reviewing your application!