Lebanon

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
16 on a 20-point scale or 80%

Required Credential or Degree
Bachelor’s degree or Licence

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
16 on a 20-point scale or 80%

Required Credential or Degree
Diplome d'Etudes Superieures, Maitrise

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

Arabic, English, French

Grading System

4-Point Scale

Grade Scale Percentage Description
A 4.0 90-100% Excellent
B 3.0 80-89% Good
C 2.0 70-79% Average/Fair
D 1.0 60-69% Poor/Pass
F 0 0-59% Fail

20-Point Scale A

Grade Scale Percentage Description
A 18-20 90-100% Excellent
B 15-17 80-89% Very Good
C 12-14 70-79% Good
D 10-11 60-69% Pass
F 0-9 0-59% Fail

20-Point Scale B

U.S. Grade Scale
A 14-20
B+ 12-13.99
B 11-11.99
B- 10.5-10.99
C+ 10.1-10.49
C 10-10.09
C- 9-9.99
D 8-8.99
F 0-7.99

French Model Scale

Scale Description  
18-20 Exceptionnel or Supérieur Exceptional
16-17.9 Très Bien Very Good
14-15.9 Bien Good
12-13.9 Assez Bien Fairly Good
10-11.9 Passable Pass
0-9.9   Fail

Percentage Scale

Grade Percentage Description
A 80-100% Excellent
B 70-79.99% Good
C 60-69.99% Acceptable
C- 50-59.99% Weak
D 40-49.99% Conditional Fail
F 0-39.99% Fail