Poland

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. Most SFU graduate programs will assess a Bologna compliant degree as equivalent to a four-year degree. 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
Dobry (Good) or 4 on a 6-point scale

Required Credential or Degree
Magister

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
Dobry (Good) or 4 on a 6-point scale

Required Credential or Degree
Dyplom Ukonczenia Studiow Wyzszych Magister requiring 5 years of study (pre-2005) *;
Magister (post-2005)

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

Polish

Grading System

5-Point Scale A

Scale Description  
5 Bardzo Dobry Very Good
4 Dobry Good
3 Dostateczny Satisfactory
2 Niedostateczny Unsatisfactory/Fail
  Zaliczenie Credit/Pass

5-Point Scale B

Grade Scale Description  
5+ 5.5 Celujący Excellent
5 5-5.49 Bardzo Dobry Very Good
4+ 4.5-4.99 Dobry Plus Fairly Good
4 4-4.49 Dobry Good
3+ 3.5-3.99 Dostateczny Plus  Satisfactory Plus
3 3-3.49 Dostateczny Satisfactory
2 1-2.99 Niedostateczny  Unsatisfactory

6-Point Scale

Grade Description  
6 Celujący Excellent
5 Bardzo Dobry Very Good
4 Dobry Good
3 Dostateczny  Satisfactory
2 Dopuszczający/Mierny Passing/Mediocre
1 Niedostateczny  Unsatisfactory

ECTS

Grade Description U.S. Grade Equivalent
A Excellent A
B Very Good B+
C Good B
D Satisfactory C+
E Sufficient C
FX Fail F
F Fail F