The following are the minimum level of qualifications that would generally be accepted by the College for entry to academic programmes:
Angola - 12th Class Certificate
Bangladesh - Diploma from the Bangladesh Technical Education Board OR Diploma from a Paramedical Institute (both must have been studied for a minimum of 3 years)
Canada - Post-school certificate (one year duration)
China - Senior Secondary School Graduation Certificate OR Graduation Certificate from a Vocational / Technical Secondary School (Zhixiao / Zhigao) for HN level programmes. Holders of Graduation Certificate - Sub-degree (Zhuanke / Dazhuan) level OR Graduation Certificate - Sub-degree (Gaozhi) level for the Fast-track Masters programme.
Egypt - Al-Azhar Training Diploma OR Diploma from an intermediate institute
Hong Kong - Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) - Advanced Supplementary Level OR Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) for HN level programmes. Holders of Higher Diploma / Advanced Diploma / Associate degree for the Fast-track Masters programme.
India - All India Senior School Certificate Examination when awarded by the Central Board of Secondary Education OR Certificate of Vocational Education OR Higher Secondary Certificate/ Standard 12 (when awarded by a recognised Board of Secondary Education) OR Indian School Certificate Year 12 (when awarded by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations)
Japan - Graduation Certificate from a Technical High School OR Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate
Korea - 등학교 졸업장 / 고등학교 과정 수료증 High School Diploma for HN Level programmes, holders of 준학사 Associate degree for the Fast-track Masters programme.
Nepal - Higher Secondary Education Certificate (when awarded by the Higher Secondary Education Board) OR Proficiency Certificate
Nigeria - West African GCE A Level (when studied before 1989) OR National Diploma OR Ordinary National Diploma
Pakistan - Intermediate/ Higher Secondary Certificate (science/ pre-engineering/ medical groups where marks over 50% have been obtained)
Taiwan - Senior High School Leaving Certificate OR Senior Vocational High School Leaving Certificate for HN level programmes. Holders of Associate degree / Junior College Diploma for the Fast-track Masters programme.
Turkey - Associate Degree
USA - Advanced Placement Examination (at institutional discretion)
Yemen - Certificate in Technical Education
If your country is not listed and you wish to enquire regarding the equivalency of your qualifications, please contact the International Office: