Korea (South)

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
80%

Required Credential or Degree
Bachelor's degree

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
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

Korean

Grading System

4.3 Grade Scale

Grade Scale Percentage
A+ 4.3 93-100%
A0 4.0 90-92%
A- 3.7 87-89%
B+ 3.3 83-86%
B0 3.0 80-82%
B- 2.7 77-79%
C+ 2.3 73-76%
C0 2.0 70-72%
C- 1.7 67-69%
D+ 1.3 63-66%
D0 1.0 60-62%
D- 0.7 59-57%
F 0 0-56%
R   Re-examination

Percentage Grade Scale

Grade Percentage
A 90-100%
B 80-89%
C 70-79%
D 60-69%
F 0-59%