Degree Equivalencies

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  For entrance into the Master's program:

  • Successful completion of an Honours Bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution;
  • Grading scales may vary within Australia, but a minimum standing of Second Class Honours (upper division) or a minimum grade of distinction in the last two years of study is considered acceptable.
UM Scale Australian Scale
A Higher Distinction
B Distinction
C Credit
C Pass
D Terminating Pass / Conceded Pass


*To convert from a 4.0 scale to a 4.5 scale, first calculate the GPA on a 4.0 scale and then convert to a 4.5 scale for the International Graduate Student Entrance Scholarship (IGSES) and International Graduate Student Scholarship (IGSS) using the following calculation:

calculated GPA     =     x
4.0       4.5    


  For entrance into the PhD program:

  • Requirements listed above (see Master’s program) plus successful completion of a Master’s degree from a recognized institution.


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