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Benin

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required beninese diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat de l’enseignement secondaire

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence, Diplôme d'ingénieur, Maîtrise

16-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études approfondies (DEA),
Diplôme d’Études supérieures spécialisées (DESS)

18-20

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Burundi

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education or hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required burundian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Completed and couterpart Humanities High school Certificate

Diplôme d'État

12

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

17

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études approfondies (DEA)

18-19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Central African Republic

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required central african diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

16-19

Doctorate (PhD)

Doctorat

19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Chad

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required chadian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Maîtrise

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Congo (Democratic Republic)

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required congolese diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

State diploma for long cycle high school studies

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

17

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études supérieures (DES)

19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Congo (People's Republic)

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required congolese diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat de l’enseignement secondaire

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence, Maîtrise

16-17

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études approfondies (DEA), 
Diplôme d’Études supérieures (DES)

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Denmark

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required danish diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Studentereksamen

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Bachelorgrad

14-15

Doctorate (PhD)

Kandidatgrad/Candidatus (Master Degree) or Magister Artium

16-18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Djibouti

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required djiboutian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat de l’enseignement secondaire

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Djibouti's education system does not offer a program that qualifies for DESS or master degree

 

Doctorate (PhD)

Djibouti's education system does not offer a program that qualifies for doctorate degree

 

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Egypt

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required egyptian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

High school Certificate (general or technical), Thanaweya A’ Amma (GSEC)

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Baccalaureos

16-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Magistr

18-23

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Finland

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required finnish diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Lukion Paattotodistus, Ylioppi lastutkintotodistus

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Kandidaatti or Ammattikorkeakoulututkinto

15-16.5

Doctorate (PhD)

Maisteri/Magister, or Lisensiaatti/Licentiat

17-18.5

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Gabon

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required gabonese diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat de l'enseignement secondaire général

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Baccalauréat en droit or Maîtrise (2e cycle)

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d'administrateur civil or Doctorat d'État en médecine

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Germany

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education or hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required german diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Secondary School Certificate, (Allgemeine-Hochschulreife), Abitur, Fachhochschulreife, Fachgebundene Hochschulreife)

Abitur (old East Germany)

13

 

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Diplom, Magister, Staatsexamen, Diplom (FH) or Bakkalaureus

16-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Magister (new system) or integrated diploma (old system) if the total years education corresponds to at least 18 years

18-19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Guinea

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required guinean diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études approfondies (DEA)

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Haiti

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required haitian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's
Baccalauréat unique
Diplôme d'enseignement secondaire 2e partie
13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Diplôme de Bachelor, Licence or titre professionnel (if the total years education corresponds to at least 16 years)

16-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Maîtrise (if the total years education corresponds to at least 18 years)

18-19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

India

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required indian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Higher Secondary School Certificate
All India Senior School Certificate, India School Certificate Pre-University Certificate

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Bachelor's or Honours Degree

15-17.5

Doctorate (PhD)

Master's Degree

18-20.5

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Indonesia

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required indonesian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Secondary School Certificate, Sekolah Menengah Atas (SMA)

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Sarjana (S1)

16-19

Doctorate (PhD)

Magister (S2)

18-21

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Iran

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required iranian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Pre-University Certificate

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Bachelor’s Degree/Karshenasi (anciennement: Licence)

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Master's Degree/Karshenasi-arshad, Doctor (professional)

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Italy

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required italian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Liceo ou Diploma di Maturita (avant 1999) Classica; Liceo ou Diploma di Maturita (avant 1999) Scientifica

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Laurea-L (L3)

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Laurea Specialistica (LS)/Laurea Magistrale (LM), Diploma di Specializzazione di 1 livello (DS1), 
Master Universitario di 1 livello (MU1), 
Diploma di Laurea (DL)

18-22

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Lebanon

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required lebanese diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat (2e degré); Baccalauréat technique

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence, Bachelor

15-17

Doctorate (PhD)

Maîtrise, diplôme de Master, Magistere, DES, DEA

18-20

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Luxembourg

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required luxembourger diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Diplôme de fin d'études secondaires

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Bachelor

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Master

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Madagascar

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required malagasy diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat de l’enseignement secondaire

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence or Maîtrise

15-16

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études supérieures (DES)

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Netherlands

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required dutch diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

VWO Diploma (Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs)

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Doctoraat or Bachelor's Degree

15-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Master's Degree or Doctoraal

16-20

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Niger

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required nigerien diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études approfondies (DEA),
Diplôme d’Études supérieures spécialisées (DESS)

18-19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Norway

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required norwegian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Vitmemål Fra Videregåinde Skole (Upper Secondary School Certificate)

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Bachelor's Degree, Candidatus/Candidata magisterii (old system)

15-17

Doctorate (PhD)

Master's Degree, Candidatus/Candidata (old system)

18-19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Portugal

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required portuguese diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Habilitaçoes do Ensino Secundário, Diploma de Ensino secundário

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licenciado

16-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Mestre

18-20

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Russia

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 11 years of education and have completed 2 years of postsecondary studies. 

If you have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies, you may be eligible for qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required russian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Diploma o Nepolnom Vysshem (Diploma of incomplete Higher Education)

High school Certificate

13

11

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Diplom Specialista

16-17

Doctorate (PhD)

Magistr or Kandidat Nauk

18-20

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Rwanda

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required rwandan diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

High school Certificate or Humanities Certificate/Diploma

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Baccalauréat (4-years program)

16-17

Doctorate (PhD)

Maîtrise, titre professionnel (if the total years education corresponds to at least 18 years)

18-22

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

South Africa

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required south african diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Matriculation Endorsement, Senior Certificate, Secondary School Certificate; National Technical Certificate

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Bachelor's Degree

15-19

Doctorate (PhD)

Master's Degree

17-18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Sweden

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education or hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required swedish diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Slutbetyg Från

Avgangsbetyg: Secondary School Leaving Certificate

12

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Magisterexamen ou Yrkesexamen (Professional Degree)

16-17,5

Doctorate (PhD)

Doktorexamen

19 and more

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Togo

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. The qualifying courses are available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required togolese diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Baccalauréat du troisième degré (2e partie)

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

16

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études approfondies (DEA), Diplôme d’Études supérieures spécialisées (DESS)

18-19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

Turkey

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 11 years of education and have completed 2 years of postsecondary studies. 

If you have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies, you may be eligible for qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required turkish diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Onlisans Derecesi

Lise Diplomasi

13

11

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Lisans Diplomasi ou Muhendis Diplomasi

16-17

Doctorate (PhD)

Yüksek Lisans Diplomasi (Master’s Degree) ou Yuksek Muhendis Unvanini (Higher engineering diploma)

18-19

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only

United Kingdom

Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs

To be admitted to an undergraduate program at Université Laval, you must hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 13 years of education or hold a pre-university diploma attesting to 12 years of education and have completed 1 year of postsecondary studies.

If you do not meet these requirements, you may be required to complete qualifying courses at Université Laval before starting your program. This year consists of 30 qualifying credits, and possibly 6 credits in the university program you have chosen, over two semesters. The qualifying year is available for unlimited enrolment programs only.

Graduate programs

To be admitted to a graduate program, you must hold the minimum diploma required and meet the admission requirements for your particular degree program.

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required british diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

England; Northern Ireland; Wales: General Certificate of Education ''A'' Level

Scotland: Scottish Certificate of Education Higher Grade; Scottish Certificate Higher Grade

13

12

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

England; Northern Ireland; Wales: Bachelor's Honours Degree or Bachelor's Degree

Scotland: Bachelor's Honours Degree

16-18

16

Doctorate (PhD)

England; Northern Ireland; Wales: Master's Degree or MPhil

Scotland: Master's Degree

18-20

18

Program-specific admission requirements

Some programs have specific admission criteria. Above-average results, a minimum level of French proficiency*, and preselection of a graduate research supervisor are among the possible requirements. View the official program descriptions* to confirm your eligibility.

Limited enrolment* and limited space programs* also have specific admission requirements to consider.

*available in French only