shared Undergraduate Admission Requirements

Undergraduate admission for international applicants

As an international applicant you must meet our general entrance requirements through your home country's curriculum. International applicants must also meet Dalhousie's English language requirements. Review our admission requirements by country and English language requirements sections for more information.

Have you already completed some university or college classes?

If so, you are considered a transfer applicant and must meet our general entrance subject requirements. You may have completed these courses at the grade 12 level or during your post-secondary studies. You also have to meet the competitive GPA requirement for your chosen program. Competitive GPA varies by program. 


Please Note: All written communication pertaining to your application and admission to Dalhousie, including official acceptance letters, will be delivered through e-mail from Please make sure that the domain is set up as a safe sender in your email so that these important communications are delivered to you and are not diverted to Spam or Junk folders.

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