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
Minimum overall grade of 80% in non–science fields and a minimum overall grade of 70% in science fields

Required Credential or Degree
Honours Bachelor's Degree

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
Minimum overall grade of 80%

Required Credential or Degree
Master's Degree

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

English, Arabic, Kurdish  

Grading System

Grading Scale for Science/Technology Programs

Percentage Scale Description
70-100% Excellent/Very Good/Good
60-69% Medium
50-59% Fair/Pass

Non-Science Scale

Percentage Description
90-100% Excellent
80-89% Very Good
70-79% Good
60-69% Fair
50-59% Pass
0-49% Fail