Undergraduate Admission


Undergraduate Admission

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General Requirements

  • Certificate of Secondary Education and Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education
  • Standing in at least 5 CSE subject areas, including English, with at least 3 A Levels (or 6 at the Advanced Subsidiary Level).
  • Grades required for admission will vary by program but, based on the Tanzania grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is approximately B.

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]

English at the CSE 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 CSE or Advanced Level.

Computing [QD]

Mathematics at the Advanced Level

English at the CSE or Advanced  Level.

Fine Art [QT]

Concurrent Education/Fine Art [QTT]

English at the CSE or Advanced Level. Portfolio examination.

Music [QM]

Concurrent Education/Music [QMM]

Music Theatre [QMT]

English at the CSE or Advanced Level. 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]

Biology, Mathematics and one of Chemistry or Physics at the Advanced Level.

English at the CSE or Advanced Level

Commerce [QC]

Mathematics at the Advanced Level. English at the CSE or Advanced Level. Minimum predicted/final Mathematics grade of A. Minimum English grade of A.

Engineering [QE]

Electrical and Computer Engineering Stream [QEC]

QBridge Engineering [QXE]

Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics at the Advanced Level. English at the CSE or Advanced Level.Minimum English grade of B.

Nursing Science [QN]

Biology, Chemistry at the Advanced Level. English, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics at the CSE Level. Minimum English grade of B.