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Entry Requirements

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GPA requirements

Undergraduate admissions: Students are required to have a minimum GPA of 2.5/4 or equivalent.

Postgraduate Admissions: Students are required to have a completed bachelor degree in a relevant discipline.

Gap year Admissions: Students are required to submit a completed high school transcript to be assessed on a case by case basis.

English requirements

Quick Guide to Undergraduate English Proficiency Equivalences


Paper-Based TOEFL




(No subtest below 6.0)


(4.0 TWE)

64 - 78

No subtest below:

R: 13 - 18
L: 12 - 19
S: 18 - 19
W: 21 - 23

B in all 4 areas


4 stars in all 3 areas

Please refer to the English proficiency policy for further accepted qualifications and Postgraduate English Proficiency requirements.