Admission Requirements

Applicants who have received degrees from outside of Canada will have their educational backgrounds assessed appropriately. Listed below are guidelines for the minimum admission requirements from each country. You will also need to ensure that you have reviewed and meet the minimum requirements of the program(s) to which you are applying. You will also have to meet the minimum English as a Second Language requirements. Please be advised that meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission to a graduate program.

A

Afghanistan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s / Licence (requiring 4 years of study); Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 70-72%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 77-79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 77-79%77-79%

Albania

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diplomë, professional title (requiring a minimum of 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7.5
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplome e Studimeve te Thelluara pasuniversitare, Kandidat i shkencave / candidate of sciences, Doktor i shkencave / doctor of sciences
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.5

Algeria

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licence, Diplôme d’Ingénieur / d’Architecture (requiring a minimum of 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 13
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 14

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magister (formerly Doctrat de Troisième Cycle or Doctorat d’Etat), Diplôme / Licence / Diplôme d’études supérieures (DES); Doctorat
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 14

Angola

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura or professional title; superior academic standing is required
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 13
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Mestre, Doctorate
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Argentina

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licendiado or professional title (e.g., Ingeniero, Arquitecto, Abogado)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria / Magister, Doctorado
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8 Distinguido

Armenia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Specialist Diploma requiring a minimum of 5 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s (Magistri Kochum) (Research Degree), Doctorate
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Australia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours) requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): Honours IIA/Second Class, Upper
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, Doctorate (Ph.D.), Higher Doctorate (D.Litt., D.Sc.)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+Honours IIA/Second Class, Upper

Austria

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours) requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): Honours IIA/Second Class, Upper
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, Doctorate (Ph.D.), Higher Doctorate (D.Litt., D.Sc.)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+Honours IIA/Second Class, Upper

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Azerbaijan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma of Specialist (post-1991); Bakalavr (Bachelor’s Degree; requiring 4 years of study); Magistr (pre-1997)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistr (post-1997; equivalent to Master’s), Kandidat Nauk (pre-1991; equivalent to Ph.D.)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

B

Bahamas

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree from the University of the West Indies
  • Minimum requirement overall: Class II, Upper Division or 60-69

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+ Class II, Upper Division or 69

Bahrain

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3

Bangladesh

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Completion of BOTH Bachelor’s and Master’s in all disciplines except students who have graduated with a B.Sc.(Eng.), B.Arch., B.Eng., B.Tech., M.B.B.S. Pharmacy, B.Sc. (4-year Honours)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 60-69%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 69%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s (min 5 years with a4 year B.A. + 1 year master’s)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 69%

Barbados

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours )
  • Minimum requirement overall: Second Class, Upper Division

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+ Second Class, Upper Division

Belarus

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalavr with 5 years of study (prior to 1991); Magister pre-1997 (Diploma Specialist)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7/5.0 OR 6.0/10
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3/5.0 OR 7.5/10

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistr (post-1997; equivalent to Master’s), Kandidat Nauk (pre-1991; equivalent to Ph.D.)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3/5.0 OR 7.5/10

Belgium

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licencie/Licenciaat, Ingenieur, Architecte
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Doctorate / Doctorat / Doctoraat / Doctorat special / Master’s (since 2004)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Belize

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: University-level studies are only offered through the University of the West Indies (See WEST INDIES).

Benin

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (DEA), Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Bhutan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: A Bachelor’s degree from Bhutan itself is not sufficient for graduate admission. You will need to complete additional studies to be admissible.

Bolivia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licentiatura (Licenciado), Professional title (e.g. Ingeniero)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 77-79
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 89

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria, Doctorado
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 89

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma Visoko Obrazovanja (Advanced Diploma of Higher Education); 4-6 years of study is normally required
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistar; normally requires 2 years of study and a thesis
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Botswana

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (4 or 5 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 2nd Class, 1st Division

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 2nd Class, 1st Division

Brazil

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bacharelado; Bacharel, Licenciatura; Licenciado, professional title (e.g. Engenheiro; requiring 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Mestrado
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8

Brunei Darussalam

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Second Class Honours (Upper Division)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Second Class Honours (Upper Division)

Bulgaria

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma za Zavarsheno Visshe Obrazovanie (pre-2001), Bakalavr
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 4.3
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.7

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diploma za Kandidat na Naukite (pre-2001), Magistr (post-1995), Master (post-2001)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.7

Burkina Faso

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, Diplôme d’Ingénieur (with a minimum 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS), Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (DEA), Doctorat, Doctorat d’Etat
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Burundi

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licence, Diplôme d’Ingénieur (minimum 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 60-69%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 70-79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (DEA), Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 70-79%
C

Cambodia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s / Licence, requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 6
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 7

Cameroon

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licence, Bachelor’s, Professional title; requiring 4 years of study or Maîtrise
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 16

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maîtrise, Doctorat
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 16

Central African Republic

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, specialized diplôme, or professional title; requires 4-6 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 16

Chad

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15.9

Chile

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura, professional title (e.g., Ingeniero, Egresado, Medico Veterinario); requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 5
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 5.8

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magister
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 5.8

China

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree, requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 75-79%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 83-86%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 83-86%

Colombia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura or professional title (e.g., Ingeniero); requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.5
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.99

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magister
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.9

Congo

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Completion of both a Licence and either a Diplome Universitaire d’Etudes Litteraires (DUEL) or a Diplome Universitaie D’Etudes Scientifiques (DUES), Diplome d’Ingenieur requiring 3-5 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maitrise, Diplome d’Etudes Superieures (DES)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Congo (Democratic Republic of)

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licence, Diplôme d’Ingénieur, Docteur en Médecine
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 70-73%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 76-79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes spJcialisées (DES)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79%

Costa Rica

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachillerato universitario, Licenciatura; requires a minimum of 4 years of study.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7.75
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria, Especialidad profesional
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.5

Côte d’Ivoire

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, Diplôme d’Ingénieur; requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 16

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS), Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (DEA), Doctorat, Docteur-Ingénieur
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 16

Croatia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma; normally requires 4-6 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistar
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Cuba

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado, professional title (Titulo), with 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Cyprus

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Ptychion, Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 6.5
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.49

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.49

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Czech Republic

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalár, Absolvent Vysoke Skoly, Inženýr, or Professional title comprising at least four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.4-2.0
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 1.9-1.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistr
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 1.9-1.5

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

D

Denmark

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Candidatus Philosophiae, Profession title (eg. Civilingenior), Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 8
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 10

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Licentiatus; Candidatus Magisterii; Magister Artium
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 10

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Dominican Republic

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado, Licenciatura
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestría
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.33.3
E

Ecuador

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado or professional title (e.g. Ingeniero); requiring a minimum of four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 8 or 80-89
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 89

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestría, Especialista
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8 or 89%

Egypt

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s/ Baccalaureos
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): Very Good or 75-84
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 84

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s (Majistair or Magistr)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 84 or Very Good

El Salvador

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado or professional title, requiring at least four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7.5
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.5

England

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: B.A., B.Sc., B.Mus., B.Arch.
  • Minimum requirement overall: Upper Second Class Honours

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: M.A., M.Sc.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Upper Second Class Honours

Eritrea

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: 3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s degree ((programs beginning in 2004)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3

Estonia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diplom/Bakalaureusekraad; requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistrikraad
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Ethiopia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring 4 years of study; additional study may be required
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3 or 80-89
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 89

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3 or 89%
F

Fiji

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 65%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79%

Finland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Kandidaatti/Kandidat (Bachelor’s), Oikeusnotaari/Rättsnotarie(Bachelor’s in law), Farmaseutti/Farmaceut (Bachelor’s in Pharmacy), Ammattikorkeakoulututkinto/Yrkeshögskoleexamen (Polytechnic degree)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maisteri / Magister
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.5

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

France

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, Diplômes des Grandes Ecoles, Diplôme d’Ingénieur, Certificat d’Aptitude au Professorat de l’Enseignement Secondaire (CAPES), Certificate d’Aptitude au Professorat de l’Enseignement Technique, etc.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 12.0
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 13.0

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes Superieures, Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies, Diplôme d’Etudes Superieures Specialisées, Doctorate en Medicine, Mastére Specialisé, Magistere (since 1985)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 13.0

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

G

Gabon

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise (minimum 4 years of study), Diplôme d’Ingénieur
  • Minimum requirement overall: Bien

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Doctorat
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Bien

Gambia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Georgia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalavris Akademiuri Khariskhi with Diplom i Tsarchinebit (5 years) or Magistris Khariskhi
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistris Khariskhi if completed after the Bakalavris with the Diplom i Tsarchinebit or Metsnierebata Kandidati
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Germany

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diplom, Magister Artium, Staatsexamen/Staatspruefung, Diplom, Doktor (Doktor eines Wissenschaftszweiges) first level, in a particular field: Science discipline
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.0-2.6
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 1.6-1.9

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Doctorate, Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 1.9

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Ghana

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall: Upper Second Class

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, M.Phil.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Upper Second Class

Greece

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Ptychion, Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7.0 – 7.4
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.0 – 8.4

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.4

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Guatemala

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado / Licenciatura, Professional Title (Titulo); requiring 4-5 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 50-100 scale = 70-75 or 60-100 scale = 73-77
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 50-100 scale = 76-80 or 60-100 scale = 78-82

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestro / Maestria / Magister / Maestrado
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 76-80

Guinea

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licence (requiring 4 years of study), Maîtrise, Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures (DES), Diplôme d’Ingénieur
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies (DEA)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15
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Haiti

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring a minimum 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Good – B

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Good – B

Honduras

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachillerato universitario, Licenciatura, Professional Title (Titulo)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 80
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 89

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria, Especialidad (Medicine)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 89

Hong Kong

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours)
  • Minimum requirement overall: Class II (Upper/Division I)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, Doctorate
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Class II (Upper/Division I)

Hungary

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Egyetemi Oklevél, requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.5
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.49

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Egyetemi Doktor (Master’s; pre-1993), Kandidatus (Ph.D. pre-1993), Tudomanyok Doktora (pre-1993), Doktor (Ph.D.; post-1993), Szakirányú Továbbképzési Oklevél (Post-university Further Specialization Degree)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.49

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

I

Iceland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Baccalaureatus (Bachelor), Candidatus;
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.49

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Meistarapróf
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.49

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

India

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Completion of BOTH a Bachelor’s (three-year) degree and a Master’s or a Bachelor’s degree requiring four years of study (e.g., B.Pharm., M.B.B.S., B.Tech., B.Eng., or B.Arch)
  • Minimum requirement overall: First class division

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, M.Phil

*Applicants who hold a 3-year bachelors degree from institutions that have received a CGPA average of 3.01-4.00 or A by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), or Institutes of Management Technology (IMTs) may be considered for admission to a master’s program, subject to the admission requirements of the program. Please note that meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission into the program.

Indonesia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Sarjana, Pasca Sarjana (Pre 1981) Sarjana (S1) (Post 1981)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magister (S2)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3

Iran

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, Licence, Karshenasi
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 16

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, Karshenasi Arshad, Fogh Licence
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 16

Iraq

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 70%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79%

Students who are citizens of Iraq may be eligible for funding under the Carleton University – Government of Iraq (Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research) Agreement. For more information please visit our website.

Ireland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall: Second Class Honours, Grade 1

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Second Class Honours, Grade 1

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Israel

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 78%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 84%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 84%

Italy

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma Di Laurea (pre-1999), Diploma Di Laurea (post-1999),Corsi Di Specializzazione Di Primo Livello, Corsi Di Master Universitario Di Primo Livello, Licenza Di Accademia Di Belle Arti
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 25
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 27

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Corsi Di Laurea Specialistica, Corsi Di Specializzione Di Secondo Livello, Corsi Di Master Universitario Di Secondo Livello
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 27

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

J

Jamaica

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): Second Class Honours, Grade 1
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 60-69

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, M.Phil
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 60-69 or Second Class, Upper Division

Japan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree (Gakushi Shogo)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 77%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 83%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s degree (Shushi-go)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 83%

Jordan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s; requiring four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Very Good

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Very Good
K

Kazakhstan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma of Specialist
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 4
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Kandidat Nauk
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Kenya

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree with Honours, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: 60-69% or Second Class Honours (upper division)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 69% or Second Class Honours (upper division)

Korea, South

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 80%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 89%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 89%

Kuwait

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.33

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.33

Kyrgtzstan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diplom Specialista, Bakalvr
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 4
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Kandidat Nauk, Magistr, Doktor Nauk
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3
L

Laos

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree requiring 5 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B-
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s

Latvia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalaurs requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 8
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistrs, Arsta Grads, Zobarsta Grads
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.5

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Lebanon

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor`s, Licence requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 80% or 15
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 89% or 17

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s / Maîtrise / Magistere if completed after 4 yrs of undergraduate study. Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures (DES), Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies (DEA)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 89% or 17 out of 20

Lesotho

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring at least four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 70%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79%

Liberia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B or 80
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+ or 89

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 89%

Libya

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 75-84% – Very Good
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 84%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 84%

Liechtenstein

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B-
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Lithuania

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalauras requiring at least 4 years of study, Specialist Diploma
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 8
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistras
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.5

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Luxembourg

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Professional Title
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B-
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes Superieures Specialisees (DESS)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

M

Macao (Macau)

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura, requiring a minimum of 4 years of study (2nd class upper honours)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Mestrado
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3 or A- to B+ or Very Good

Macedonia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Visoko Obrazovanja, Diplomiran, requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7.0
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.4

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistar, Doktor Nauka, Magister Po, Doktor Na Nauki
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.4

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Madagascar

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme D’Etudes Superieures (DES), Diplôme D’Etudes Approfondies (DEA)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Malawi

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 70
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 74

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 70-74

Malaysia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Class 2 div 1

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Class 2 div 1

Mali

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diplôme D’Etudes Universitaires Approfondies, Diplôme De L’Ecole Normale Superieure
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Malta

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, Doctor (Professional Title)
  • Minimum requirement overall: Second Class (Upper)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Second Class (Upper)

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Mauritania

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diplôme (5 years), Maîtrise
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Mauritius

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s with Honours – minimum of 3 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: 2nd Class (Division 1)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: M.Sc., MBA, M.Phil.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 2nd Class (Division 1)

Mexico

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura, Professional Title, Profesor/Maestro
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7.5
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.4

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria, Especializacion
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.4

Moldova

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma de Licenta, Diploma de Ingenieur, Diploma of Specialist
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8.4

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diploma De Magistru
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8.4

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Mongolia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Candidate of Science
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+

Morocco

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licence, Maîtrise, Diplôme d’ Ingenieur (4 years), Diplôme d’Ingenieur d’Etat (5 years), Diplôme d’ Architecture (6 years), Diplôme Superieur (Bus) (4 years)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes Superieures Approfondies (DESA), DESS
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Mozambique

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Mestrado
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Myanmar

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (with minimum 5 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 70%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: M.A., M.Sc., Med., M.D.Sc., M.Agr.Sc., M.Phil.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79%
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Namibia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree with at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B or Very Good or 70%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 79% or 3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79% or B or 3 or Very Good

Nepal

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Completion of both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees OR a Bachelor’s degree, requiring a minimum of 4 years of study, in Engineering, Medicine, Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture
  • Minimum requirement overall: Division I

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Division I

Netherlands

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Doctoraal/Doctorandus (Drs.), Ingenieur (Ir.) Meester (Mr.) (in Law)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 7

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 7

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

New Zealand

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree (Honours, or 4-year degree)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): B+

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): B+

Nicaragua

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura, Professional Title
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 80%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 89%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 89%

Niger

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, Diplôme d’Agronomie approfondie/d’Ingénieur Agronome, Docteur en Médecine
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (DEA), Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Nigeria

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Honours Bachelor’s degree*
  • Minimum requirement overall: 60-69% or 2nd Class (upper division)

*Students who have only a National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND) are not eligible for admission. Students who present a Post-Higher National Diploma (Post-HND) may be eligible for admission to a master’s program.

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 69% or 2nd Class (upper division)

Northern Ireland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Please see UNITED KINGDOM

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s

Norway

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Candidatus Magisteri, Sivilingenior, Sivilokonom
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 1.6
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 2.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magister Artium / Master of Science
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 2.5

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

O

Oman

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3
P

Pakistan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Completion of BOTH a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree in all disciplines except a 4 or 5 year technical degree, e.g., B. Pharm.,
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 59-64.4% First Division
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 64.5-74.5% First Division

Palestine Territory (West Bank & Gaza)

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3

Panama

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado/Licenciatura, Titulo (requiring 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 81
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 90

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 90

Papua New Guinea

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours)
  • Minimum requirement overall: Class II division A

 

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Class II division A

Paraguay

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado or professional title, requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestria
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Peru

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura/Licenciado, professional title (when awarded after 4 years of study) (e.g., Ingeniero)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 16

 

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestro / Magister
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 16

Philippines

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Completion of both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees with first class standing
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.4 – 2.0
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 1.9 – 1.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Doctorate
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 1.5

Poland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Magister, Magister Inzynier, Lekarz Medycyny, Dyplom lekarza (medical degree)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 4

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Masters (post 2003), Doktor
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Portugal

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado/Licenciatura requiring a minimum of 4 years study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 17

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Mestre, Mestrado, Masters
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 17

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Puerto Rico

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3
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Qatar

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s; normally requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 80% or 3.0
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 84% or 3.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 85-89% or 3.5
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Romania

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diplomă de Inginer, Diplomă de Doctor, Diplomă de Arhitect (architecture), Diplomă de Licenţă
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: First degree must be 5 years and include a thesis.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Russian Federation

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Magistr, Diploma of Specialist
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Kandidat Nauk, Doktor Nauk
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Rwanda

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, Diplôme d’Ingénieur
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 70-79%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 80-89%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Doctorate, Diplôme de Spécialisation in Medicine
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 89%
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Saudi Arabia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree (Military Sciences and Naval Science are not sufficient for admission to graduate study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 4 , 3 = Very Good or 80-84, B
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.5 or 3.5 or 85-89

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Very good or 89, B+

Scotland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

Senegal

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise (minimum 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (DEA), Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Serbia & Montenegro

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Diploma Visokog Obrazovanja (requiring at least 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistar Nauka
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Sierra Leone

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor Honours Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall: 60-69 (Second Class)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Mater’s Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 69 (Second Class)

Singapore

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (with minimum 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall: Class II, Div. I

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Class II, Div. I

Slovak Republic (Slovakia)

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Old System: Diplom, Absolvent Vysoke Skoly, Inzenyr (Engineering) MUDr. (Doctor of Medicine/Dentistry), MVDr. (Veterinary Medicine). New system: Bakalar requiring 4 years of study, Magister requiring 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: vel’mi dobrýe

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magister
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): vel’mi dobrýe

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Slovenia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Univerzitetni Diplomirani (with at least 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 7

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Specializacija, Magister Znanosti, Magister Umetnosti
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Solomon Islands

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall: 3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.5

Somalia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree / Laurea requiring at least 4-years of study.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 25
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 27

South Africa

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor Honours Degree (4 year)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 2nd Class, Division 1

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 2nd Class, Division 1

Spain

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciado or Licenciatura or Professional title (Ingeniero,Arqutecto,etc.)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 8

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Doctorado
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 8

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Sri Lanka

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree (Special), Professional Title (4 year)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 2nd Class (1st Div.)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 2nd Class (1st Div.)

Sudan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s Honours Degree (5-year)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3

Suriname

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: met genoegen (good)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): met genoegen (good)

Swaziland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (minimum 4-year)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 70-79% (1st Class)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79% (1st Class)

Sweden

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Magisterexamen
  • Minimum requirement overall: VG Väl Godkänd

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Licentiatexamen, Doktorsexamen
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): VG Väl Godkänd

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Switzerland

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Lizentiat / Licence, Diplom / Diplôme, Staatsdiplom, Diplôme d’Etat (at least 4 years of study)
  • Minimum requirement overall: 7 or Good

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Doctorate
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 5 on a 6-point scale or 7 on a 10-point scale

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Syria

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: al-Ijâza fi or Licence/Bachelor Degree
  • Minimum requirement overall: Very Good

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Very Good (70-79%)
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Taiwan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s degree requiring four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 75%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 85%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 85%

Tajikistan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalavr (Bachelor), Diploma of Specialist; requiring 4 or 5 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistre (Master)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Tanzania

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours), Master’s; requiring at least four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Second Class Honours, Upper

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Second Class Honours, Upper; B+

Thailand

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, requiring at least four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3

Togo

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Maîtrise, *Diplôme d’Ingénieur; requiring at least four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS), Diplôme d’Etudes approfondies (DEA), Doctorat de Spécialité, Doctorat
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Trinidad & Tobago

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s (Honours), requiring four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Second Class, Upper Division

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Second Class, Upper Division

Tunisia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licence, Diplôme d’Ingenieur, Maîtrise; requiring four years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 14
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 15

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Mastère, Diplôme d’Etudes supérieures spécialisées (DESS)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 15

Turkey

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Lisans Diplomasi (Bachelor’s), Muhendis Diplomasi (Bachelor of Engineering)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 2.7 or 70%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3 or 74%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Yüksek Lisans Diplomasi (Master’s)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3 or 80-84%

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

Turkmenistan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Specialist Diploma, Bakalavr
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Kandidat Nauk
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3
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Uganda

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s, Master’s; requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Class II, honours upper

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Class II, honours upper

Ukraine

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalavr (Bachelor’s); requiring at least four years of study, (Diplom) of Specialist, Magistr(pre 2005)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 3.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 4.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magistr (post 2005), Kandidat nauk
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 4.3

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

United Arab Emirates

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s; normally requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 80% or 3.0
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 84% or 3.5

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 85-89% or 3.5

United Kingdom

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: B.A., B.Sc., B.Mus., B.Arch., (In Scotland – M.A., M.Sc., etc.)
  • Minimum requirement overall: Upper Second Class Honours

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: M.A., M.Sc.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Upper Second Class Honours

Three-year bachelor’s degree from institutions that meet the criteria established by the Bologna Declaration may be acceptable as the equivalent of an undergraduate honours degree. Applicants who hold such degrees may be considered for admission to a master’s program subject to the admission requirements established by each academic department.

United States

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): B- 2.7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 3.3

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 3.3

Uruguay

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura(Licenciado); Professional Title (e.g.,Ingeniero); requires at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 9

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Maestrías (Master’s)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 9

Uzbekistan

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bakalavr (Bachelor’s); requires 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 71
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 85

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Diploma of Specialist, Magistr (Master’s)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 85%
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Vanuatu

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 65%
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 79%

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 79%

Venezuela

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Licenciatura / Licenciado, Professional Title (e.g., Ingeniero); requires 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: 14-16 or 7 (71-80)

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Magister/ Maestria (Master’s)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 16 or 80%

Vietnam

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bang Tot Nghiep Dai Hoc/Bang Cú Nhân (Bachelor’s); requiring at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall (B-): 7
  • Minimum requirement in the major (B+): 7.99

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Bang Thac si (Ths) – (Master’s), Bang Pho Tien si (PTs) – (Master’s)
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): 7.99

Students who are citizens of Vietnam may be eligible for funding under the Carleton University – Vietnam International Education Development Agreement. For more information please visit our website.

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West Indies

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s
  • Minimum requirement overall: Second Class, Upper Division

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s; M.Phil.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Second Class, Upper Division
Y

Yemen

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s; requires at least 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: Very Good

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Very Good
Z

Zambia

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s; requiring a minimum of 4 years of study
  • Minimum requirement overall: With merit or 66-75

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): With merit or 75

Zimbabwe

Master’s Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor‘s degree equivalent: Bachelor’s

Doctoral Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Master’s / graduate degree equivalent: Master’s, M.Phil.
  • Minimum requirement overall (B+): Second Class, Upper Division (2.1)