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What Bahrain Polytechnic Offers

Untitled-2Bahrain Polytechnic is a comprehensive, learner-centred, environmentally responsible governmental higher education organisation that serves its local, regional, and international learners and their communities through high-quality and flexible education, training, applied research, and scholarship. Bahrain Polytechnic’s technical and applied professional qualifications aim to develop students’ employability skills to meet the needs of the creative economy, which values innovation and productivity. Programmes include a global perspective that will enable graduates to make a valuable contribution to the wider society, as it changes in response to regional and international competition. Bahrain Polytechnic is the provider of choice for students seeking:

  • Quality, applied education and training
  • A learner-centred approach
  • Work-integrated learning
  • Opportunities to develop leadership and social skills
  • Integration of applied research and scholarship with teaching and learning
  • Environmental sustainability
  • International opportunities
  • Career success

Bahrain Polytechnic programmes include a variety of approaches to learning and teaching, e.g. problem based learning, web-based, classroom, workshop, demonstrations, laboratory, field trips, studio, practical, lecture, tutorial, and simulation. Though most courses are delivered face-to-face, some use online learning to support timetabled sessions. Polytechnic graduates are work-ready and equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to make an immediate contribution in the Workforce.

Applying To Bahrain Polytechnic

Bahrain Polytechnic has an annual application process. Check the admission timeline for the coming academic year.

Entry Requirements

Bahrain Polytechnic requires applicants to meet specific criteria. See our Entry Requirements here.

How To Apply

After checking the entry requirements, applicants are required to complete an Online Admission Application through the Self Service Banner “SSB for Applicants” and then submit the required documents and application fee to the Polytechnic Student Information Centre. See How To Apply for more information.

Entry Tests

All applicants must attend the general entry tests in English and Mathematics. The date and time of the test is stated on the Test Appointment card given to every applicant when they submit their application. See Entry Tests for more information on the tests and interviews.

Selection, Offers and Confirmation

Admission to Bahrain Polytechnic is extremely competitive, and there are limited places in each programme. We urge applicants to apply to other institutions as well as Bahrain Polytechnic. Applicants who meet the entry requirements and pass the entry tests are considered for an offer of place. See Selection, Offers, and Confirmation for more information.

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