Admission Requirements

Minimum eligibility requirements

The Global Student Success Program requirements vary depending on the academic and English language qualification results achieved.

Please visit the relevant ‘Program’ page for additional and/or specific entry criteria relevant to your application.

 Qualifications Minimum eligibility requirements*

Academic qualification

Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent)

GPA*

2.5 (see below for country requirements)

IELTS

5.5

TOEFL

69

PEARSON Versant

50

English language proficiency scores may be waived for international students coming from an English-speaking country or who have studied an English-language curriculum for at least 2 years. English test scores may also be waived for students who achieve 22+ in the reading section of the SATs.

Minimum eligibility requirements by country

Entry to RBC GSSP is competitive and the below scores are only minimum eligibility requirements. Admission will be selective based on strength of the application. For countries not listed in this chart please contact admissions@rbcglobal.com.

 

Country Requirements

USA

Successful completion of Year 12 with GPA of 2.5

Accredited Foundation Year

University accredited foundation courses equal to NQF level 3; equivalent to high school year 12 with GPA of 2.5

Argentina

Bachiller with a 6/7

Australia

University accredited foundation courses equal to NQF level 3; equivalent to high school year 12 with GPA of 2.5

Azerbaijan

Successful completion of complete secondary education with 3/4 average

Bahrain

Secondary School Leaving Certificate with a B/C or 55%-60%

Bangladesh

Higher Secondary Certificate with 2.5/5, B/C or 45%-50%

Bolivia

Bachiller with 4.5/7 or 58%-63%

Botswana

Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education with a D/C average

Brazil

Brazilian Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Certificado de Ensino Médio) with a 6/7 average

Brunei

Third class Honors

Cambodia

Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate) with a C/D

Canada

Successful completion of grade 12 with C/B average

Chile

Licencia de Educación Media (academic) with a 4/5 average

China

Senior Middle School Graduate Certificate with a 75% average or higher

Colombia

Título de Bachiller with 7/8 or higher

Ecuador

Bachiller with a 7/8

Egypt

General Secondary Education Certificate in the range of 60%-65%

Fiji

Fiji School Leaving Certificate (Form 6) with a 5/6 average

France

Baccalauréat Général in the range of 11/12

GCE - O Level

Minimum grade of C/D in all subjects taken (minimum of 5 subjects)

GCE - A Level

Completion with D grade (O Level must be provided)

Ghana

West African Senior School Certificate in the range of C4-B3

Hong Kong

HKDSE- Overall average at a minimum of level 3

Huikao

Huikao examination results with Pass. Senior Middle 1 & 2 with 80% and graduation certificate prior to matriculation

India

Higher/Senior Secondary Certificate with C1, 5 or 45%-50% average

Indonesia

SKHUN with an average of 65-70%

IB Curriculum

Completion with overall 23

Iran

Diplom with 13/14 average

Israel

Teudat Bagrut with 65%-75% average

Japan

Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shosho (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with a 3/4 GPA

Jordan

Tawjihi (Academic)/General Secondary Education Certificate with 74% -80% average

Kazakhstan

Successful completion of Attestat with 3/4 average

Kenya

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) with a C+/B- or 7/8 average or higher

Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

Inmungye Kodung Hakkyo (High School Certificate) with Rank 4/5

Kuwait

Secondary School Diploma in the range of 75%-80%

Laos

Baccalaureat II with a score of 13/14

Macau

See criteria for China, Hong Kong, Taiwan or GCE

Malawi

Malawi School Certificate of Education with 7/6 average

Malaysia

SPM with C+/B or 8/10 average

Mauritius

GCE O Levels with C/D in all subjects taken (minimum of 5 subjects)

Mexico

Certificado de Bachillerato with a 7 average or better

Mongolia

School Leaving Certificate (Gerchilgee) with 75% (C) average or higher

Morocco

Successful completion of Baccalauréat with a 11/12 grade

Myanmar

Basic Education Standard Exam Diploma (Academic & Vocational) with a 3/4 or 45% average or higher

Nepal

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) in the range of 40% -46%

Nigeria

Completion of SSCE (WAEC/NECO) with an overall average of C5/B3 or equivalent

Oman

Thanawiya Amma (General Secondary School Certificate) in the range of 75% - 85%

Pakistan

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) in the range of 45%-50%

Panama

Diploma de Bachiller in the range of 76%-81%

Peru

Bachillerato Académico with 11/12

Philippines

High School Diploma in the range of 84-87% or 2-2.24

Qatar

Al-Thanawiya Aama Qatari/General Secondary Education Certificate in the range of 63%-70% or 3.5-4

Russia

Attestat o srednem (polnom) obschem obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education) with a 3/4 average or higher

Saudi Arabia

Senior Certificate Matriculation in the range of 70%-75%

Singapore

See GCE O Level requirements

South Africa

National Senior Certificate in the range of 55%-60% or 4-5

Sri Lanka

GCE O Levels with B/C

Sweden

Avgångsbetyg with G/VG average in 3 subjects

Taiwan

Senior High School Graduation Certificate in the range of 65%-70%

Tanzania

Certificate of Secondary Education with C/D or 3.5-4 or D/4 - E/5

Thailand

Matayom VI in the range of 65%-70%

Turkey

Lise Diplomasi/General Secondary School Diploma in the range of 63%-70%

UAE

General Secondary Education Certificate in the range of 75%-80%

Uganda

Uganda Certificate of Education with 6/7 average

Ukraine

Attestat with Grade 5.5 or higher on the 12 point scale or Attestat with Grade 3/4 or higher on the 5 point scale

United Kingdom

See GCE O Level and AS/A Level requirements

Vietnam

Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thong  (Diploma of Completion of Secondary School) with minimum score of 5/7

West African School Certificate

Completion with a minimum of 5

Zambia

Zambian School Certificate Examination/GCE with 4-5

Zimbabwe

See GCE/O and AS/A LEVEL requirements

*Students with Huikao credentials have the additional following requirements:

  • Huikao examination results (or provisional results/predicted grades) with a pass
  • Graduation certificate prior to enrollment

Age requirements

Students between 16 and 17 years of age must have parental/guardian consent to attend the RBC GSSP. Application forms must be signed by a parent/guardian.

This school is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.