Belgium

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

Admission to Master's Program

Minimum Equivalent Qualifications
For admission to a master’s program, the qualifications listed are normally recognized as equivalent to a Simon Fraser University 4-year bachelor’s degree with a minimum overall grade of B. Most SFU graduate programs will assess a Bologna compliant degree as equivalent to a four-year degree. 

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
14 on a 20 point scale, ECTS B

Required Credential or Degree
Licence/Licencie/Licentiaat; Ingenieur; Architecte, Professional title

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
14 on a 20 point scale, ECTS B

Required Credential or Degree
Doctorate/Doctorat/Doctoraat/ Doctorat special/Master’s (since 2004) 

English Language Proficiency Test

Applicants with a degree from this country are required to submit proof of English language competency

Educational System

Language(s) of Instruction

French, Dutch, German  

Grading System

20-Point Scale

Scale Grade Description
20.00 Met de grootste onderscheiding (With highest honors)
18.00 - 19.99 Met de grootste onderscheiding (With full praise / with highest honors)
16.00 - 17.99 Met grote onderscheiding (With great praise with high honors)
14.00 - 15.99 Met onderscheiding (With praise / with honors)
12.00 - 13.99 Voldoening (With reward / satisfactory)
10.00 - 11.99 Geslaagd (With reward/pass)
8.00 - 9.99 Niet geslaagd (Fail, possibility of deliberation by compensation)
0.00 - 7.99 Niet outvankelijk (Fail, without the possiblity of deliberation by compensation)

 

ECTS

Grade Description
A Excellent
B Very Good
C Good
D Satisfactory
E Sufficient
FX Fail
F Fail