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We’ve included the table below as a guide for the equivalencies of some of the most common international qualifications. If your qualification is not on this list, don’t worry – you can still apply. We will work out the equivalency and check you are eligible for the Summer School. Find out more about the application process.

Please note that all transcripts provided as part of your application should be translated into English.

Internation qualifications

AISSE/ICSE/Other Indian Class X Qualification

Country: 

India

Requirement: 

Minimum GPA 8.0/10+ Or 75%+ Average. Majority of grades at A1-B1 including A2 grades in maths and relevant science. Marks required may vary for students from state boards.

English Language:

B1 in English from CBSE or ISC, Students from State Boards will need to provide further evidence of English Language ability.

Apolytirion Gymnasio and/or Apolytirion Lykeion

Country: 

Greece

Requirement:

15.5+ or 'Very Good' overall including 18.5+ or 'Excellent' in maths and relevant science.

English Language:

B1 in English from CBSE or ISC, Students from State Boards will need to provide further evidence of English Language ability.

Canadian High School Diploma

Country:

Canada

Requirement: 

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing 80%+ overall with 90% in maths and relevant science.  Please be aware that requirements may vary depending on the province.

English Language:

Students attending French medium schools in Quebec will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

Devlet Lise Diplomasi

Country:

Turkey

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing 75% overall with 80% In maths and a relevant science or a GPA of 3.5/5.0 with A's in maths and a relevant science.

English Language:

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

European Baccalaureate

Country:

Europe wide

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing 75% overall with 8.0 In maths and a relevant science

English Language:

Evidence of English language ability required will depend on the language options taken as part of the EB programme. 

GCSE/iGCSE

Country:

Worldwide

Requirement:

A*-B including A's in maths and a relevant Science. Or 9 - 6 including 7+ in Maths and relevant science.

English Language:

Achieved or predicted GCSE English grade B or grade 6 in the post-2017 system.

High School

Country:

Germany

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing 2.5 overall with 1.5+ in maths and relevant science.

English Language:

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

Graduado en Educacion Secundaria

Country:

Spain

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing 8.5 overall with 9+ in maths and relevant science.

English Language:

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

Gymnasium and/or Lyceum

Country:

Cyprus

Requirement:

16+ overall including 19+ or A in maths and relevant science.

English Language:

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

HKDSE

Country: 

Hong Kong

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing an average mark of 5 with 5* in maths and relevant science.

English Language

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

IB Middle Years Programme

Country: 

Worldwide

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing an average mark of 5-7 with 6's in maths and relevant science.

English Language

Currently working at grade 5 in English A or B.

National Brevet Diploma (DNB)

Country: 

France

Requirement:

14/20 Overall with 15/20 in maths and relevant science.

English Language

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

O-Levels (Cambridge)

Country: 

Worldwide

Requirement:

A*-B including A's in maths and relevant science. 

English Language

Achieved or predicted O Level English grade B.

O-Levels (Singapore)

Country

Singapore

Requirement:

A-B including A's in maths and relevant science. 

English Language:

Achieved or predicted O Level English grade B.

O-Levels (Sri Lanka)

Country

Sri Lanka

Requirement:

A-B including A's in maths and relevant science. 

English Language:

Achieved or predicted O Level English grade B.

Scuola secondaria di secondo grado

Country:

Italy

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing 8 overall with 8+ in maths and relevant science.

English Language:

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

SPM

Country:

Malaysia

Requirement:

A+ - B+ including A in maths and relevant science.

English Language:

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

Senior High School Entrance Examination

Country:

China

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing 75% overall with 85% In maths and a relevant science.

English Language:

Students will need to provide evidence of English language ability.

US High School Diploma

Country:

USA+ American schools worldwide

Requirement:

School transcripts from the most recent completed grade showing an overall CGPA of 3.2 with A+-B in the majority of subjects including A's in math and relevant science.

English Language:

Students studying outside the US may need to provide evidence of English language ability.