Academic Requirements for Undergraduate International Applicants

Africa 
Country High School Completeion Credential Awarded Minimum Score Requred
Ghana The Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE)  Average of “C” (3) or higher
Ghana West African Examination Council Senior School Certificate (WAEC) Average of 3 (B) or higher
Kenya The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Average of B- (8) or higher
Libya Secondary Education Certificate/Exam Overall average 80% or higher
Morocco Moroccan Baccalaureate Overall average 14 or higher
Nigeria West African Examination Council Senior School Certificate (WAEC) Average of 3 (B) or higher
South Africa National Senior Certificate/National Senior Certificate with Matriculation Endorsement Average of “C” (60%) or higher
Asia
Country High School Completeion Credential Awarded Minimum Score Requred
Bangladesh Secondary School Certificate (SSC) with exam marks AND Higher Secondary School Certificate with exam marks Total average greater than 45%
Cambodia Baccalauréat (Graduation Certificate) or Cambodian Secondary Certificate Overall average C or higher
China Secondary School Graduation Certificate Overall average higher than 80%
Hong Kong KHDSE (Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education) Overall 4 or higher
India Secondary School Leaving Certificate (AISC,ISCE etc) marks from State Board
of Education AND Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC, HSSC), Senior Secondary
School Certificate, Pre-University Certificate, All India Senior School Certificate, Delhi Senior School Certificate marks, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Council for Indian School Certificate (CISCE)
Most State Board Exams Overall Average of 50% or higher CBSE requires overall average of B2 (pass with credit), CISCE requires overall average of 4 (pass with credit)
Indonesia STTB Graduation Certificate (Surat Tanda Tanat Belajar) from SMA (Sekolah Menengah Unum Tingkat Atas) or STM (Sekaolah Teknik Menengah), with national exam marks Overall average of 7 or higher
Japan Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shosho) Overall average of 4 or higher
Korea High School Certificate (Inmungye Kodung Hakkyo) Overall average higher than 80%
Malaysia Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) Open Certification Examination Results Average of 10 or higher
Myanmar Basic Education Standard Examination (BESE) Diploma plus one year of post-secondary education Average of 4 or higher
Nepal Nepal Secondary School Leaving Certificate/Exam marks AND Nepal Higher
Secondary Certificate/Exam marks
Overall average higher than 45%
Philippines High School diploma (Form 137A) Overall average higher than 85%
Singapore Singapore Cambridge GCE ‘O’ Level Exams with passing grade in 5 subjects 3 or higher in 5 passing subjects
Taiwan Senior High School diploma Overall average higher than 70%
Thailand Certificate of Secondary Education (Matayom VI) Average of 3 or higher
Vietnam Senior High School Certificate (Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thông) Average of 7 or higher
Australia and Oceania
Country High School Completeion Credential Awarded Minimum Score Requred
Australia - Australia Capital Territory ACT Senior Secondary School Certificate Overall average “B” or higher
Australia - New South Wales NSW Higher School Certificate Overall average 70 (Band4) or higher
Australia - Queensland Queensland Senior School Certificate of Education Overall average “HA” (High Achievement) or better
Australia - Victoria Victorian Certificate of Education Overall average “B” or higher
Australia - Western Western Australian Certificate of Education Overall average “B” or higher
Australia - South South Australian Certificate of Education Overall average “B” (14 or higher)
New Zealand National Certificate of Educational Achievement Level 2 or Level 3
(NCEA 2, NCEA 3)
Overall average of "M" (Merit) or higher
Europe
Country High School Completeion Credential Awarded Minimum Score Requred
Austria Maturity Certificate (Reifezeugnis) Overall average of 2
Belarus Certificate of Complete Secondary Education (Аттестат о среднем «полном» общем образовании) Average of 4 or higher
Denmark Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Studentereksamen) Overall average of 7 or better (2013 forward)
France Baccalaureatee de L’Eseignement de Second Degre/Baccalureat General Overall average higher than 13
Germany Certificate of General Maturity for Higher Education (Zeugnis der allgemeinen
Hochschulreife)
Average of 10 or higher (minimum average of 2 on post-secondary scale)
Iceland Upper Secondary School Certificate (Stúdentspróf) Overall average of 8 or higher
Norway Upper Secondary School Certificate (Vitnemål Fra Videregående Skole) Overall average of 4 (fire) or higher
Russia Certificate of Basic Education/Exam results (Аттестат об основном общем образовании) AND Certificate of Complete General Education/Exam results (Аттестат о среднем (полном) общем образовании) Overall average 4 or higher
Sweden Högskoleförberedande Examen Overall average VG (Val Gokand) or B average
Switzerland Federal Maturity Certificate (Eidgenössisches Maturität, Maturité fédérale, Baccalauréat or Maturità federale) Average of 5 or higher
The Netherlands Higher General Secondary Education diploma (HAVO or Hoger Algemeen
Voortgezat Onderwijs)
Average of 7 or higher
United Kingdom All UK system schools: GCSE or IGCSE (O level) with at least 5 subject exam
score reports
“C” or higher in each “Ordinary” subject prior to 2016. 2016 forward score of 5 or higher in each “Ordinary” subject
Middle East 
Country High School Completeion Credential Awarded Minimum Score Requred
Bahrain Bahrain General Secondary Education Certificate (Tawjahiya) Average greater than 80%
Egypt General Secondary Education Certificate/Exam Marks (Thanaweya a’Amma) Average greater than 80%
Iran Secondary School marks/certificate year 9-11 AND Pre-University year marks (year 12) including Pre-University Year Certificate (Peesh-daneshgahii). Overall average 14 or higher
Iraq Adadiya Certificate/Exam Overall average greater than 70%
Jordan General Secondary Education Certificate/Exam (Tawjihi) Overall average greater than 80%
Kuwait General Secondary Education Certificate (Shahadat Al-Thanawiya-Al-A’ma) Overall average greater than 80%
Oman Oman General Secondary School Certificate Overall average higher than 80%
Qatar Pakistan Secondary School Certificate/Leaving Certificate marks AND
Pakistan Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC, HSSC) or Intermediate Certificate Examination marks
Overall average higher than 50%
Saudi Arabia Qatar Senior School Certificate Overall average greater than 80%
Syria General Secondary Education Transcript and Certificate of Secondary Completion Overall average higher than 80%
Turkey Secondary School transcripts showing year 10-12 marks and Lise Diplomasi Certificate Overall average higher than 70%
United Arab Emirates General Secondary School Leaving Certificate Overall average higher than 80%
North America 
Country High School Completeion Credential Awarded Minimum Score Requred
Canada - Alberta Alberta Advanced High School Diploma OR General High School Diploma Overall average 3.0 (B) or higher
Canada - British Columbia British Columbia Secondary School Graduation Diploma
(B.C. Diploma, “Dogwood Diploma”)
Overall average higher than 73%
Canada - Ontario Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) Overall average higher than 70%
Canada - Quebec Diploma of College Studies (Diplome d’Etudes Collegiales) (DCS/DEC) Overall average higher than 80%
Costa Rica Diploma de Conclusión de Estudios de Educación (Certificate of Conclusion of Diversified Education Studies) OR Bachillerato Overall average higher than 80%
Guatemala Bachiller en Ciencias y Letras Overall average higher than 80%
Mexico Certificado de Bachillerato/Título de Bachiller/Certificado de Preparatoria Average of 8 or higher
South America
Country High School Completeion Credential Awarded Minimum Score Requred
Brazil Certificado de Ensino Médio Average higher than 7.0
Colombia Bachillerato Average higher than 7.5
Ecuador Bachillerato Average higher than 8.0
Misc. Requirements
General Certificate of Secondary Education IGCSE (International General Certificate of Education or General Certificate of Secondary Eduation) with at least 5 Ordinary level subjects “C” or higher in each “Ordinary” subject exam prior to 2016. 2016 forward: score of 5 or higher in each exam subject
International Baccalaureate (IB) Complete IB diploma issued by International Baccalaureate Overall average of 30 or higher