Denmark

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
10 or a B on ECTS

Required Credential or Degree
Candidatus Philosophiae, Civilingenior

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing

10 or a B on ECTS

Required Credential or Degree
Licentiatus, Candidatus Magisterii, Magister Artium

English Language Proficiency Test

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

Education System

Language(s) of Instruction

Danish

Grading System

12-Point Scale

Scale Description
12 Excellent Performance
10-11 Very Good Performance
7-9 Good Performance
4-6 Fair Performance
2-3 Minimum Acceptable Performance
0-1 Inadequate Performance
-3 Unaccetable Performance

13-Point Scale

Scale Description
13 Exceptionally Independent and Excellent Performance
11 Excellent
10 Very Good
9 Good
8 Average
7 Fairly Good
6 Acceptable
5 Poor

ECTS

Grade Description U.S. Grade Equivalent
A Excellent A
B Very Good B+
C Good B
D Satisfactory C+
E Sufficient C
FX Fail F
F Fail F