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

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
First Class/ Division 1; 8/10 (Very Good)

Required Credential or Degree
M.A., M.B.B.S., M.Comm., M.Sc., or a Master's degree in a non–engineering field or Honours B.Eng., B.Sc.(Eng.), B.Tech., B.A.Sc., B.Arch. B.Pharm

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
First Class or First Division in all degrees

Required Credential or Degree
M.Phil., Master's Degree, Master's degree in Engineering, Forestry or Medicine


Applicants must arrange for the submission of detailed mark sheets and degree certificates with certified English (literal) translations.

Official proof of degree conferred is required in the form of a graduation diploma AND degree certificate with English translations.

To be official, original language documents and English translations must arrive together in official envelopes which have been sealed and endorsed by the issuing institution.

See requirements for other countries