Undergraduate Admission

EXPERIENCE QUEEN'S

Undergraduate Admission

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ZIMBABWE

General Requirements

  • Zimbabwe General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level and Zimbabwe General Certificate of Education Advanced Level. 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. Two Advanced Subsidiary (A/S) levels are considered equivalent to one Advanced Level subject, however, prerequisite courses must be at the Advanced Level for some programs. 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.
  • Grades required for admission will vary by program but, based on the Zimbabwe grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is B.

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 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 Ordinary Level.
Computing [QD] Mathematics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level.

Fine Art [QT]

Concurrent Education/Fine Art [QTT]

English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level. Portfolio examination required.

Music [QM]

Concurrent Education/Music [QMM]

Music Theatre [QMT]

English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level. Personal audition, interview and aural discrimination test required.
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 Ordinary or Advanced Level.
Commerce [QC]

Mathematics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level. Minimum Mathematics predicted/final grade of B and minimum English predicted/final grade of B.

Engineering [QE]

Electrical and Computer Engineering [QEC]

QBridge Engineering [QXE]

Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics at the Advanced Level. English, Chemistry, and Physics at the Ordinary Level. Minimum English final grade of C.

Nursing Science [QN]

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