The office of admissions handles all admission procedures at RISAT. Students can apply for admission to RISAT in one of the following categories
- non-traditional student
- visiting student
- non-degree seeking student
- degree seeking student
Students can declare a major during their sophomore year.
We are limited to degrees in mathematics, computational sciences, physics, chemistry, biomathematics, computer science, finance, etc.
All of our degrees require a strong background in mathematics, programing, and basic sciences. RISAT gives tuition waivers for top 10% of its students.
RISAT offers the following degrees
Bachelor of Science degrees are 120-130 credits (equivalent of 4 academic years)
There is a $ 30 processing fee for all applications. All applicant need a valid email account and a valid credit card to make the payments.
Once the student application is approved, then the student can register for courses right away. RISAT holds an online orientation for all new students.
RISAT offers graduate degrees in mathematics, computer science, electrical engineering, mathematical finance, e-commerce. All of these degrees have very stringent admission criteria.
Most of the students going into mathematics, mathematical finance, and computational sciences must pass with a satisfactory score the RISAT'sMath Proficiency Test for College Graduates. This test is based on the material that is covered in RISAT in most undergraduate degrees.
The students must also demonstrate proficiency in English. This can be done either by receiving a TOEFL score of 80 points in the Web based test, or pass the English Proficiency Test offered by RISAT.
Application for the RISAT fellowship
RISAT has a a fellowship program to support PhD students from Albania to continue their PhD studies in USA. The program is open to students in sciences, engineering, and mathematics. RISAT supports 5-10 new students every year for a period of three years. The fellowship is renewed every year in basis of academic standing.
Several students start under this program their PhD studies at Oakland University in Michigan, USA in the Fall 2011. Applications are accepted at any time of the year. RISAT has its own procedures of choosing the candidates.
RISAT offers online courses only in English and Albanian at the present. Courses which are offered online are marked so the schedule of courses.
The student will have to make that decision when he/she registers. For every course which is taken online will be an in class final examination. RISAT offers final Examinations in the following cities:
Albania: Gjirokastra, Korca, Shkodra, Tirana, Vlora
Canada: Ottawa, Toronto
Italy: Parma, Bari, Milan
USA: New York, Detroit, Washington DC
Macedonia: Tetovo, Oher
Kosovo: Prishtina, Prizren, Gjakova
The RISAT Technology Incubator is a group within the office of the Provost, that supports the translation of innovative ideas into real-world applications.