Q: When will the next school year begin?

A: In mid-August, 2021. Doctoral program courses, however, do not follow the master’s program schedule. See the separate program pages for details.


A: IGSL is located at 12 Daisy St., Sauyo Road, Novaliches, Quezon City, Philippines. It is off Mindanao Avenue, and only a few minutes away from SM City North EDSA and Trinoma. Please go to this link> How to get to IGSL

Q: Can I visit the campus?

A: Under normal circumstances, guests are very much welcome to visit.  Given the current pandemic, our campus is temporarily closed and classes are held online. 

Q: Do you offer Bachelor’s degrees?

A: No. IGSL is a graduate-level school. We only offer master’s degree and doctoral degree programs.

Q: What programs do you offer?

A: IGSL offers 

  • Master’s Degree Programs [MA in Transformational Leadership, MA in Biblical Studies, Master of Divinity]
  • Doctoral Programs [DMin in Transformational Leadership, PhD in Peace Studies
  • Partners in Ministry Programs 
  • Foundations for Christian Leadership 
  • Institute of Leadership Studies
  • Alumni Enrichment Programs 

You may refer to this link for the details of each program:


Q: What are the requirements for admission? 

A: Please go to this page to find out what you need to prepare to be eligible for admissions at IGSL.

Q: How do I apply?

A: Application for Master’s degree programs is only available online. If or when you are ready to start your application process, you may go to this link>> ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS. It is important for you to read the recommended pages so you are aware of all necessary information and application requirements. Important information: Applications for School Year 2019-2020 has already closed. However, you may still continue reading through the Application Information to get you acquainted with what you need to prepare when you eventually fill out the application form. We will be accepting applications for Academic Year 2021-2022 starting January 11, 2021

NOTE: The application forms for our doctoral degrees (DMin and PhD) and the Partners in Ministry program are available only in downloadable PDF format. You may download application forms by following the links below and submit the completed forms to the Office of Admissions at QCCPO Box 1495, Quezon City 1100, Philippines.

PhD in Peace Studies Application Forms

DMin in Transformational Leadership Application Forms

Partners in Ministry Application Forms

Applicants from Myanmar may get application packets from Myanmar Campus Crusade for Christ at this address:

219 Aung Thuka Lane 9 Miles, Mayangone Township Yangon, MYANMAR (Burma) Phone: +95 (1) 667625

Applicants from India, Nepal, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka must be aware that the Campus Crusade for Christ South Asia leadership screens prospective applicants to IGSL.

Q: Do you have a language requirement?

A: Yes. We require applicants to pass the English Proficiency Test (EPT) or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS). International/provincial applicants may contact us for info on how to take the EPT (onlineadmissions@igsl.asia).

Q: What are the requirements for the Doctoral programs?

A: For the Doctor of Ministry (DMin) in Transformational Leadership, click here. For the DMin or PhD in Peace Studies, click here.

Q: How much is the tuition fee?

A: It all depends on what program and how many units you are taking. Please e-mail the Office of Admissions at admissions@igsl.asia for more details on the master’s and Partners In Ministry programs. Tuition information for the doctoral programs can be found in the first of the Application forms for each program. For the Peace Studies doctorate, information can also be found here.  

Q: Do you offer scholarships?

A: Scholarships are available for qualified applicants. Please e-mail the Office of Admissions at admissions@igsl.asia for more details the master’s and Partners In Ministry programs. See the separate doctoral program pages or first of the downloadable application forms for details on those programs.

Q: Do you have on-campus student housing?

A: Yes, for Master’s degree students and their families. However, residency in the 65 units and men’s dormitory is limited to full-time students. Those seeking accommodations in our housing facilities may apply with the Student Housing Coordinator. Since the classes for Academic Year 2020-2021 are held online, all students are studying off-campus at the moment.

Q: What is included in each housing unit?

A: Our on-campus housing units are fully furnished. They have beds, a gas range, a refrigerator, a stand or ceiling fan, a study table, a small monobloc or wooden table, and built-in cabinets for clothes and other personal belongings.

Q: Can I bring my family with me?

A: Married men must bring their wives and their children below the age of 16 when they come to IGSL to study. We do not permit couples to be separated for long periods of time.

Q: Do you have medical insurance?

A: Currently we do not have medical insurance for our students but we have the Group Medical Assistance Fund (GMAF). The GMAF was established to help cover major medical expenses incurred by full-time international students and their families. For medical assistance coverage policies and procedures, please inquire at the Leadership and Human Resource (LDHR) office. Internationals are highly encouraged to get medical insurance prior to their arrival in Manila.


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