Libya

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
3.3 on a 4-point scale or Very Good or 80%

Required Credential or Degree
Bachelor’s degree + work experience

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
3.3 on a 4-point scale or Very Good or 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

External Scholarship

Libya-North American Program

Education System

Language(s) of Instruction

Arabic, occasionally English

Grading System 

Percentage Scale

Percentage Description
85-100% Excellent
75-84% Very Good
65-74% Good
50-64% Pass
35-49% Weak
0-34% Very Weak

University of Benghazi

GPA Grade
4.00 AA
3.50 A
3.00 BB
2.50 B
2.00 CC
1.50 C
1.00 DD
0.50 D
0.00 F