Undergraduate Admission

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Undergraduate Admission

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General Certificate of Education (GCE) / Advanced Levels



Program [Application Code] Prerequisite Courses Required

Arts [QA]

First-Year Studies in England [QIA]

Concurrent Education/Arts [QB]

Concurrent Education/Arts (at the BISC) [QIB]

QBridge Arts [QXA]

English at the GCSE (Ordinary) or Advanced Level. 

Science [QS]

Concurrent Education/Science[QF]

First-Year Studies in England [QIS]

QBridge Science [QXS]

Mathematics and two of Biology, Chemistry or Physics at the Advanced Level.  English at the GCSE (Ordinary) Level.

Computing [QD]  Mathematics at the Advanced Level and two other Advanced Levels.  English at the GCSE (Ordinary) or Advanced Level.

Fine Art [QT]

Concurrent Education/Fine Art [QTT]

English at the GCSE (Ordinary) or Advanced Level.  Portfolio Examination.

Music [QM]

Concurrent Education/Music [QMM]

English at the GCSE (Ordinary) or Advanced Level Personal audition, interview and aural discrimination test.
Music Theatre [QMT] English at the Ordinary Level. Personal Audition.
Physical and Health Education [QPH]

More information about Physical and Health Education is available here: http://www.queensu.ca/artsci/node/622

Kinesiology [QK]

Biology, Mathematics and one of Chemistry or Physics at the Advanced Level. English at the GCSE (Ordinary) Level.

Commerce [QC] Mathematics at the Advanced Level and two other Advanced Levels.  English at the GCSE (Ordinary) or Advanced Level.  Minimum Mathematics predicted/final grade of A and minimum English predicted/final grade of A.

Engineering [QE]

Electrical and Computer Engineering Stream [QEC]

QBridge Engineering [QXE]

Mathematics , Chemistry and Physics at the Advanced Level.  English, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics at the GCSE/IGCSE (Ordinary) Level.  Minimum English final grade of C.                                                                                   
Nursing Science [QN] Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics at the Advanced Level.  English, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics at the GCSE (Ordinary) Level.  Minimum English final grade of B
  • Candidates who complete seven subjects with at least three at the Advanced Level or equivalent (excluding the General Paper) will be eligible for admission consideration.
  • All documentation must be official. Photocopies are not acceptable. Certified copies are acceptable (If certified by the school principal, headmaster or counsellor and received in a sealed school envelope.)  Notarized copies are not acceptable.
  • Grades required for admission will vary by program, but based on the GCE British Pattern Advanced Level grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is B in three Advanced Level subjects. Grades at the Ordinary level must be C or higher.