Rwanda

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
80% (Grande Distinction)

Required Credential or Degree
Licence/Diplome d’Ingenieur

Admissions to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
80% (Grande Distinction)

Required Credential or Degree
Doctorate, Diplome de Specialisation in Medicine

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

French, English

Grading System

11-Point Scale

Grade Scale Percentage Description
A 10.5-11 85-100% Distinction
A- 9.5-10.49 80-84.99%  
B+ 8.5-9.49 75-79.99% Very Good
B 7.5-8.49 70-74.99%  
B- 6.5-7.49 65-69.99%  
C+ 5.5-6.49 60-64.99% Merit
C 4.5-5.49 55-59.99%  
C- 3.5-4.49 50-54.99%  
D 1.5-3.49 40-49.99% Pass

Classification Scale

Percentage Description
90-100% La Plus Grande Distinction (Greatest Distinction)
80-89% Grade Distinction (Great Distinction)
70-79% Distinction
50-69% Satisfaction
0-49%