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Secondary School Requirements

  • Bahamas: Bahamas General Certificate of Secondary Education or General Certificate of Education (GCE) showing completion of at least five Ordinary Level examinations with grades of A, B, or C. At least one exam must be in each of the following areas: English, Math, Lab Science, and Social Science.
  • Bahrain: Secondary School Certificate and passing the tawjihi examination
  • Bangladesh: Higher Secondary Certificate
  • Brazil: Certificado de Conclusão de Secundo Grau
  • Canada: Completion of senior secondary school (Ontario Secondary School Diploma, Senior Secondary Graduation Diploma, etc.)
  • China: Graduation Certificate from upper middle school
  • Colombia: Bachillerato
  • Costa Rica: Diploma de conclusión de estudios de educación diversificada or Bachillerato
  • Egypt: AlAzhar secondary certificate
  • France: Diplôme de Bachelier de l’Enseignement du Second Degré
  • Germany: Zeugnis der Allgemeinen Hochschulreife or Abitur
  • Hong Kong: Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) showing completion of at least five examinations with grades of A, B, or C. At least one exam must be in each of the following areas: English, Math, Lab Science, and Social Science.
  • India: Higher Secondary School Certificate or Indian School Certificate Examination
  • Indonesia: Surat Tanda Tamat Belajar (STTB) from an Academic Upper Secondary School
  • International Baccalaureate: Completion of individual IB school graduation requirements
  • Iran: Certificate of Completion of Secondary Education
  • Israel: Teudat Bagrut (Matriculation Certificate)
  • Italy: Diploma di Maturitá
  • Jamaica: General Certificate of Education (GCE) showing completion of at least five Carribean Examination Council examination with grades of A, B, or C. At least one exam must be in each of the following areas: English, Math, Lab Science, and Social Science.
  • Japan: Upper Secondary School Certificate of Graduation
  • Jordan: General Secondary Education Certificate
  • Kazakhstan: Attestation of Complete Secondary Education
  • Kenya: Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education
  • Malaysia:Malaysian Certificate Of Education (MCE, Division I or II) Sijil Pelajaran Malaysian (SPM, Division I or II ) Cambridge School Certificate (Division I or II ) Malaysian Certificate Of Vocational Education (MCVE) Sijil Pelajaran Vokesyenal Malaysian (SPVM) Malaysian Independent Chinese Secondary Schools Unified Examination (MICSSUE) A minimum of five subjects (including English, Mathematics, and Biology, Chemistry, or Physics) passed in these examinations with grades of A, B, or C will be required for admission consideration.
  • Mexico: Bachillerato
  • Myanmar (Burma): Basic Education High School Examination “A” stream plus two years of university study
  • Nepal: Proficiency Certificate
  • New Zealand: National Certificate in Educational Achievement, Level 3
  • Nigeria: Senior School Certificate
  • Pakistan: Higher Secondary Certificate or Intermediate Certificate
  • Philippines: Completion of the first two years of university study
  • Qatar: Thanawiya aam Qatari (Qatari General Secondary Education Certificate)
  • Romania: Diploma de Bacalaureat
  • Russian Federation: Attest o srednem (polnom) obchshem obrazovanii (or its equivalent) following the completion of 11-12 years of secondary school
  • Saudi Arabia: General Secondary Education Certificate
  • Singapore: Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education showing completion of at least five Ordinary Level examinations with grades of A, B, or C. At least one exam must be in each of the following areas: English, Math, Lab Science, and Social Science.
  • South Africa: Senior Certificate
  • South Korea: General Senior High School Certificate
  • Spain: Bachillerato/Título de Bachiller
  • Switzerland: Certificat de Maturite
  • Taiwan: Senior Middle (High) School Diploma
  • Thailand: Matayom Suksa 6 (Certificate of Upper Secondary Education)
  • Turkey: Lise Diplomasi (Secondary School Diploma)
  • Ukraine: Atestat pro povnu zagal’nu serednyu osvitu (Certificate of Complete General Secondary Education)
  • United Arab Emirates: Thanawiya (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
  • United Kingdom: General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) showing completion of at least five Ordinary Level examinations with grades of A, B, or C. At least one exam must be in each of the following areas: English, Math, Lab Science, and Social Science.
  • Vietnam: Bang Tot Nghiep Pho Thong Trung Hoc (Diploma of completion of Secondary School [Upper])

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