Academic Requirements

The following information, regarding minimum equivalent qualifications and academic standing, and required credential, is intended as a guideline only and is to be used as a reference for admission purposes only

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Africa

Americas and Caribbean

Asia and Middle East

Europe

Pacific/Oceania

Admission Guide

  • This guide has been compiled using a variety of sources and is by no means complete. Additional grading systems may exist in any country.
  • Accreditation of Institutions: Only students who are graduates of approved universities and colleges are eligible for admission to graduate studies at Simon Fraser University.
  • Applicants meeting the minimum University requirements for admission are not assured admission into any graduate program. Most graduate programs have admission requirements in addition to the minimum. In addition, programs must restrict admission to students whose interests are compatible with available resources and faculty expertise. (See Finding a Supervisor.)