Dalhousie University (Nova Scotia)
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's degree (3-4 years); specialized degrees vary.
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Cumulative grade point average of 3.0/4.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year bachelor's degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1818, considered to be a good school. Usual admission requirement is completion of grade 12 with 5 university preparatory courses.
|3.0 A+, A, A-|
|2.0 B+, B, B-|
|1.0 C+, C, C-|
|0.0 D, F|
Grading varies; most faculties use scales shown. The grade point average is calculated using their scale except that A and A+ = 4.0. Some faculties use a percentage scale. Honours degree awarded class I honours or honours. Not all degrees classified. Grades reported by years/sessions.
Language of instruction: English.
Master's: 1-2 years after specified degree; degrees not classified.
Ph.D.: 3 years after honours bachelor's degree, 2 years after master's degree; degrees not classified.
Last updated: May 09, 2005