Undergraduate Admission


Undergraduate Admission

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Please note that Queen's proudly works with IDP as our exclusive external recruitment firm. For more information about working with IDP for your Queen's application, please visit: http://www.canada.idp.com/blog/a_royal_welcome.aspx

General Requirements

  • WASSCE West African Senior School Certificate.
  • Grades required for admission will vary by program but, based on the Nigeria grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is approximately 2.

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]


Science [QS]

Concurrent Education/Science [QF]

First-Year Studies in England [QIS]

QBridge Science [QXS]

Senior Level English, Mathematics and two of Biology, Chemistry or Physics
Computing [QD] Senior Level English and Mathematics
Concurrent Education Arts [QB]

Fine Art [QT]

Concurrent Education/Fine Art [QTT]

English. Portfolio examination.

Music [QM]

Concurrent Education/Music [QMM]

Music Theatre [QMT]

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] Senior Level English, Biology, Mathematics and one of Chemistry or Physics
Commerce [QC]

Senior Level English and Mathematics. Minimum English and Math marks of 2.

Engineering [QE]

Electrical and Computer Engineering [QEC]

QBridge Engineering [QXE]

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

Nursing Science [QN]

Senior Level English Literature, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics. Minimum final English mark of 3.