Palestinian Territory

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.

Please note: departments may have higher requirements and the assessment of any individual may be subject to additional criteria, including English language scores

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
3.3 on a 4-point scale or B+ or 76%

Required Credential or Degree
Bachelor's degree, 4 or 5 years of study

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
3.3 on a 4-point scale or B+ or 76%

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

Arabic, English  

Grading System

4-Point Scale

Grade Scale Description
A 4.0 Excellent
B 3.0 Good
C 2.0 Average
D 1.0 Pass
E 0.0 Fail

Percentage Scale

Grade Percentage Description
A 90-100% Excellent
B+ 85-89% Very Good
B 80-84% Good
C+ 75-79% Above Average
C 70-74% Average
D+ 65-69% Below Average
D 60-64% Pass
F 0-59% Fail