Academic equivalence

Are you currently a student interested in going to university in Canada? Check the admissions requirements and the minimum diploma required to study at Université Laval based on where you went to school. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other countries

 
 
 

Benin

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

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 12*

Diplôme d'État

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licence

17

Doctorate (PhD)

Diplôme d’Études approfondies (DEA)

18-19

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

 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

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)

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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)

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

 
 

Ecuador

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required ecuadorian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Bachillerato

12*

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licenciatura or Titulo professional

16-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Maestia, Especialista, Doctorado

18-21

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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) 13

Abitur (old East Germany)

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

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

 
 

Peru

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required peruvian diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Certificado de Educacion Secundaria Comun Completa

11*

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Bachiller, Licenciatura, Titulo

16-20

Doctorate (PhD)

Maestria

18

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 11 years of education and have done 1 academic year at university, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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) 13
High school Certificate

11*

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Diplom Specialista

16-17

Doctorate (PhD)

Magistr or Kandidat Nauk

18-20

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 11 years of education and have done 1 academic year at university, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

 
 

Spain

Minimum required diploma to be admitted to UL

Degree you wish to obtain

Mininum required spanish diploma

Years of study

Undergraduate programs

Certificate
Bachelor's

Bachillerato

12*

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Licenciado

16-18

Doctorate (PhD)

Master's Degree (Business)

18-20

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

12*

Avgangsbetyg: Secondary School Leaving Certificate

13

Graduate programs

Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

Magisterexamen ou Yrkesexamen (Professional Degree)

16-17,5

Doctorate (PhD)

Doktorexamen

19 and more

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

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

13

Lise Diplomasi

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

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 11 years of education and have done 1 academic year at university, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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

13

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

12*

Graduate programs


Advanced graduate diploma (DESS)
Master's

England; Northern Ireland; Wales: Bachelor's Honours Degree or Bachelor's Degree 16-18

Scotland: Bachelor's Honours Degree

16

Doctorate (PhD)

England; Northern Ireland; Wales: Master's Degree or MPhil 18-20

Scotland: Master's Degree

18

 

*If you have a pre-university diploma totaling 12 years of education, you can apply to Université Laval for a non-limited enrolment program. You will then do a preparatory year on campus. This year of upgrade has 30 credits, with a possibility of 6 credits in the chosen program, spread over 2 study sessions.

 

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

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