Transfer Policy

Transfer into SZABIST can only be accepted for candidates who have studied or are currently studying at HEC recognized universities. Transferring credits must have a minimum letter grade of B or above (or 80% marks). The request for transfers must be made at the time of admission

Candidates will be required to clear all SZABIST admission requirements.

Bachelor Course Transfer:

A maximum of upto 50% credits may be considered for transfer into BBA / BS/ BE programs.

MA Education Course Transfer:

A maximum of upto 25% credits may be considered for transfer into MA Education program.

MBA Course Transfer:

  • A maximum of upto 6 credits may be considered for transfer into the MBA (36 credit-hours) program. Research Project/Thesis is not transferable.
  • A maximum of upto 36 credits may be considered for transfer into the MBA (72 credit-hours) program. Research Project/Thesis is not transferable.
  • Only relevant courses of the EMBA (SZABIST) program are transferable into the regular MBA program subject to the eligibility criteria of the MBA program at SZABIST.

MPM & MoA & B.Ed Course Transfer:

A maximum of upto 6 credits may be considered for transfer into the Master of Project Management, Master of Advertising and Bachelor of Education programs.

EMBA Course Transfer:

No transfer courses are allowed into the EMBA program at SZABIST.

MS Course Transfer:

Upto 50% of total course work completed at an HEC recognized university can be allowed for transfer at SZABIST MS program.

PhD Course Transfer:

Transfer courses upto 6 credit hours from an HEC recognized university may be allowed in special cases by making a petition to the Doctoral Committee before formal acceptance into the PhD Program. The student may be required to take additional courses as recommended by the relevant program manager.

SZABIST Inter-Campus Transfer:

For inter-campus transfer, the candidate must fulfill the admission requirements of the given program at the local campus, as per applicable transfer policy. All courses / grades are transferable. A transfer fee will be payable for students transferring from any other SZABIST campus.

Certificate Course Transfer:

For transfer candidates from the SZABIST Certificate Programs, transferability of certificate courses is as follows:

  • Maximum 05 courses are transferable in undergraduate program.
  • 2/3 courses are transferable in masters or MS program.
  • Maximum 02 courses are transferable in PhD program.






The minimum letter grade of Certificate Courses from SZABIST which are transferable to regular degree programs within a time spam of one year are: for PhD its B and above, for MS its B- and above, for all Master’s programs its C+ and above and for Bachelor’s programs its C and above.