Eligibility for the programme is a Pass at the +2 level (Karnataka PUC, ISC/CBSE/NIOS/State Boards) in any stream (Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce, Management, Sciences) from any recognised Board in India. Candidates writing +2 examinations in March-May 2020 may apply with their Class X and XI marks.

Students pursuing International Curriculum must note that eligibility is according to AIU stipulations. Applicants pursuing IB curriculum must have 3 HL and 3 SL with 24 credits. Applicants pursuing GCE/Edxcel must have a minimum of 3 A Levels with a grade not less than C