Serbia

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
7.5 on a 10-point scale or 4 on a 5-point scale or ECTS B

Required Credential or Degree
Diploma Visoko Obrazovanja

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
7.5 on a 10-point scale or 4 on a 5-point scale or ECTS B

Required Credential or Degree
Specialist Diploma; or a 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

Serbian

Grading System

10-Point Scale

Scale Description
10 Outstanding
9 Excellent
8.5-8.99  
8-8.49 Very Good
7.5-7.99  
7-7.49 Good
6.5-6.99  
6-6.49 Sufficient
5-5.99 Insufficient

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

Natural and Technical Sciences and Math Scale

Scale Percentage Description
9.6-10 96-100% Outstanding
8.6-9.59 86-95.99% Excellent
7.6-8.59 76-85.99% Very Good
6.6-7.59 66-75.99% Good
5.6-6.59 56-65.99% Sufficient
1-5.59 0-55.99% Insufficient

Social Sciences, Medicine, and Law Scale

Scale Percentage Description
9.1-10 91-100% Outstanding
8.1-9.09 81-90.99% Excellent
7.1-8.09 71-80.99% Very Good
6.1-7.09 61-70.99% Good
5.1-6.09 51-60.99 Sufficient
1-5.09 0-50.99 Insufficient

If you have transcripts prior to 1991, please see, Yugoslavia