The Gambia

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
3.0 on a 4.3-point scale (B) 

Required Credential or Degree
A four-year Bachelor's degree from a recognized University

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
3.3 on a 4.3-point scale (B)

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


Grading System

4.3-point Scale

Grade Scale Description
A+ 4.30  
A 4.00 Excellent
A- 3.70  
B+ 3.30  
B 3.00 Good
B- 2.70  
C+ 2.30  
C 2.00 Satisfactory
C- 1.70  
D 1.00 Marginal Pass
F 0.00 Fail/Withdraw After