University of Arizona Comparable Degrees

Australia: A four year Bachelor's degree or Honours Bachelor's degree is required.

Baltic and East European States: A Diplom, Inzenýr, Magister, or Oklevél diploma. A listing of coursework with dates of attendance is required.

Brazil: A Bacharel, Licenciado, or Titulo representing four or more years of full time study.

Canada: A four year Bachelor's degree or Honours Bachelor's degree is required.

Central and Latin America, Mexico, Portugal, Spain: A Licenciatura or Titulo representing four or more years of full time study is required.

China, People's Republic of: Official Bachelor's degree certification or combination of Degree Certificate/Diploma is required for proof of degree.

France: Diplomes and notes for all academic records are required. A Master (M1), Maitrise, Diplome d'Ingenieur, or four year Licence from an accredited university or grand ecole is the minimum required.

Germany: Diplom, Staatsexamen, Magister Artium degree, Bologna compliant Bachelor, OR proof of the intermediate exam within the same academic system (Vordiplom or equivalent) plus two additional semesters of study beyond the intermediate exam is required. Complete academic history in the form of the Studienbuch or Schein(e) representing a minimum of six semesters of work demonstrating 90 SWS or 180 ECTS credit hours or a Bologna compliant diploma supplement  must be submitted.

India: A four year Bachelor's degree and marksheets for each year of study are required. If the applicant holds a three year Bachelor's degree, then completion of an Indian Master's degree is the minimum requirement. Those who hold a three year Bachelor's degree and have completed a one year Post Graduate Diploma in the same field also meet the minimum degree requirement.

Japan, Korea, Taiwan: A four year Bachelor's degree is required.

New Zealand: A four year Bachelor's degree or Honours Bachelor's degree is required.

Pakistan: A four year Bachelor's degree and marksheets for each year of study are required. If the applicant holds a three year Bachelor's degree, completion of a Pakistani Master's degree is required.

South Africa: A four year Bachelor's degree or Honours Bachelor's degree is required.

Sri Lanka: A four year Bachelor's degree and marksheets for each year of study are required. If the applicant holds a three year Bachelor's degree, completion of a Sri Lankan Master's degree is required.

International applicants who do not meet the necessary academic requirements for admission to a graduate program may wish to apply for admission to an undergraduate degree program, for award of a bachelor's degree. For further information, contact International Student Admissions, P.O. Box 210040, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721-0040, U.S.A. or visit the Undergraduate International Student website.