International Admissions

Secondary School Coursework

English Language Proficiency (ELP) may be met by the following language coursework at the secondary school level in the following countries:

  • Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland

Note: Departments and the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR) reserve the right to require further demonstration of English Language proficiency.


 
Minimum requirement:
Belgium
  • Certificate of Higher Secondary Education
A grade of 80% or better in 3rd Cycle English (Dutch/Flemish)
  • Diploma of Qualification Giving
    Access to Higher Education
A grade of 16 or better in English (French)
Denmark
  • Upper Secondary School Leaving Examination or Higher Preparatory Examination
A grade of 9 or better in A level English
Finland
  • Matriculation Examination Certificate
A grade of 5 or better in level A1 or level A2 English language matriculation examination
Germany
  • Certificate of General University Maturity
A grade of Gut (2) or better in A-level English
Iceland
  • Matriculation Examination
A grade of 7 or better in 15 credits of English study with a Language or Social Science major, or 9 credits of English study with a Natural Science major
Luxembourg
  • Secondary School Leaving Certificate
A grade of 45 or better in English
Netherlands
  • University Preparatory Education (VWO) Diploma
A grade of 7 or better in English
Norway
  • Upper Secondary School Certificate
A grade of VG or better in Grade 12 English
Sweden
  • Upper Secondary School Certificate
A grade of 4 or better in English II (Alternative A or B)
Switzerland
  • Maturity Certificate
A grade of 5 or better in English