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Entrance Exams

Online registration for the EEE will be available soon for prospective students as well as a revised schedule for the exam. Visit our website regularly for updates.

LAU administers the English Entrance Exam (EEE), which measures your level of proficiency in English. It is one of the tests LAU accepts when assessing candidates for admission.

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.

Students applying for Spring 2020

Date of exam Campus Registration Deadline
October 12, 2019 Beirut October 4
October 26, 2019 Byblos October 18
November 16, 2019 Beirut November 8
November 30, 2019 Byblos November 21
January 11, 2020* Beirut January 3

*Very limited number of seats. Students who need to register will have to get prior approval.

Students applying for Summer and Fall 2020

Date of Exam Campus Registration Deadline
February 22, 2020 Beirut February 13
March 21, 2020 (postponed) Byblos March 13
April 25, 2020 Beirut April 16
June 24, 2020(W) Byblos June 17
July 18, 2020 Beirut July 10
July 29, 2020 (W) Byblos July 22
August 12, 2020 (W) Byblos August 5
August 22, 2020 * Beirut August 14

*Very limited number of seats. Students who need to register will have to get prior approval.

Download the test preparation booklet (PDF) for help with preparing for the exam. Please contact Continuing Education at LAU if you wish to take English courses to prepare for the test.


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 verification purposes)
  3. $60 (or its equivalent in Lebanese Pound) testing fee

Registration should be done in person.

Please note the following: