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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
15 on a 20-point scale or ECTS B

Required Credential or Degree
Licenciado/Licenciatura

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
15 on a 20-point scale or ECTS B

Required Credential or Degree
Mestrado/Mestre, Masters, Doutor, Posgraduacao

Education System

Language(s) of Instruction

Portuguese

Grading System

20-Point Scale

Grade Scale Description  
A+ 20 Muito Bom con Distincao e Honor Very Good with Distinction & Honours
A 18-19 Muito Bom con Distincao Very Good with Distinction
B+ 16-17 Bom con Distincao Good with Distinction
B 14-15 Bom Good
  10   Minimum Passing Mark

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

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