Undergraduate Admission


Undergraduate Admission

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General Requirements

  • National Certificate of Educational Achievement (Level 3).
  • Grades required for admission will vary by program but, based on the New Zealand grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is approximately 80%.

All documentation must be official. Photocopies are not acceptable. Certified copies are acceptable if certified by the school principal, head or counsellor and received in a sealed school envelope. Notarized copies are not acceptable.

Program-Specific Requirements

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]

Level 3 English

Science [QS]

Concurrent Education/Science [QF]

First-Year Studies in England [QIS]

QBridge Science [QXS]

Level 3 English, Mathematics and two of Biology, Chemistry or Physics
Computing [QD] Level 3 English and Mathematics

Fine Art [QT]

Concurrent Education/Fine Art [QTT]

Level 3 English. Portfolio examination.

Music [QM]

Concurrent Education/Music [QMM]

Music Theatre [QMT]

Level 3 English. Personal audition, interview and aural discrimination test.
Physical and Health Education [QPH] More information about Physical and Health Education is available here: http://www.queensu.ca/artsci/node/622
Kinesiology [QK] Level 3 English, Biology, Mathematics and one of Chemistry or Physics
Commerce [QC]

Level 3 English and Mathematics. Minimum English and Math marks of 80%.

Engineering [QE]

Electrical and Computer Engineering Stream [QEC]

QBridge Engineering [QXE]

Level 3 English, Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics. Minimum final English mark of 70%.

Nursing Science [QN]

Level 3 English, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics. Minimum final English mark of 75%.