Paths to OSU for International Students 

There are three routes into OSU degree programs: 

  • Direct Entry: For students who meet the academic and language requirements set by the university
  • Pathway Programs: For students who want or need extra language or academic preparation before entering their degree program
  • English language programs: For students who meet the academic requirements but want or need extra language preparation before entering/applying for a degree program

Admission Requirements  

Undergraduate Pathway

First-Year (Freshman) with International Direct Services

Transfer Direct

Undergraduate Transfer Program

Graduate Pathway

MEng Electrical and Computer Engineering and MEng Computer Science with Master's International Direct Services

Graduate Direct

English Language & Study Abroad


Additional Resources

OSU accepts several English language test scores, the most common of which are TOEFL and IELTS.