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Graduates of recognized academic institutions outside Canada should hold an appropriate bachelor's or master’s degree or equivalent as assessed by the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (SGPS) at Ontario Tech University. Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee acceptance into a graduate program at Ontario Tech.

This resource is intended for general guidance only. Individual equivalencies are not confirmed until the file has been fully assessed by SGPS and may differ from those posted below. Equivalencies are subject to change.

If your credential is not listed, contact the graduate admissions team at gradstudies@ontariotechu.ca

 

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  • Kazakhstan

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bakalavr (requiring four years of study); Specialist Diploma
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 4.00/5.00

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Master’s degree; Specialist Diploma
    • B+ Equivalent: 4.3/5
  • Kenya

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor's degree with Honours, requiring four years of study
    • Mid-B Equivalent: Second Class Honours Upper Division (mid- range) or 63/100

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Master's degree
    • B+ Equivalent: Second Class Honours Upper Division (high range) or 66/100
  • Korea (South)

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor’s
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 83/100; 3.3/4.5

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Master's
    • B+ Equivalent: 87/100; 3.3/4.3
  • Kosovo

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent:
      • Pre-2003: Diploma Visokog Obrazovanja (requiring at least four years of study)
      • After 2003: Bachelor's
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 8/10

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Master (Post-2003); Magistar (Pre-2003) Nauka/Umetsnosti
    • B+ Equivalent: 8.6/10
  • Kuwait

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor's degree, requiring four years of study
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 7/9 or 80/100 or 3/4

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Master’s
    • B+ Equivalent: 3.33/4.00
  • Kyrgyzstan

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bakalavr (Bachelor's Degree; requiring at least four years of study), Specialist Diploma
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 4/5 or Good Standing

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Magistr; Specialist Diploma
    • B+ Equivalent: 4.3/5

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  • Laos

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor's Degree requiring five years of study
    • Mid-B Equivalent: N/A

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: N/A
    • B+ Equivalent: N/A
  • Latvia

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bakalaurs; Specialist Diploma
    • Mid-B Equivalent: Labi (Good), 7/10

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Magistrs; Arsta Grads; Zobarsta Grads; Specialist Diploma
    • B+ Equivalent: Loti Labi (Very Good), 8/10
  • Lebanon

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor’s, Licence requiring four years of study
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 15/20

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Maîtrise in Scientific subjects, Master's Degree at the American University, the Magistère, the Diplôme d'Études supérieures, and the Diplôme d'Études approfondies (one to two years of study)
    • B+ Equivalent: 16/20
  • Lesotho

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor's, requiring at least four years of study
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 70/100

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Master's
    • B+ Equivalent: First Class
  • Liberia

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor’s Degree requiring four years of study
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 80/100

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: N/A
    • B+ Equivalent: N/A
  • Libya

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bachelor’s
    • Mid-B Equivalent: 78/100 or Very Good (mid-range)

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Master’s
    • B+ Equivalent: 81/100 or Very Good (high range)
  • Lithuania

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Bakalauras; Specialist Diploma
    • Mid-B Equivalent: Good (gerai), 8/10

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Magistras; Specialist Diploma
    • B+ Equivalent: Good (gerai), 8.5/10
  • Luxembourg

    Master's minimum admission requirements

    • Bachelor's Degree Equivalent: Professional Title
    • Mid-B Equivalent: B

    Doctoral minimum admission requirements

    • Master's Degree Equivalent: Diplôme d’Études Superieures Specialisees (DESS)
    • B+ Equivalent: B+

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