To be admitted to the program, students must hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in any discipline, and must meet the following criteria:

  • A minimum average of “B” calculated in the last 2 years of the undergraduate degree, with a review of the entire degree

  • An English requirement must be met for those whom English is not their first language or for applicants who come from a country where English is not the predominant language. A TOEFL or IELTS score of 86 iBT with no  section less than 21 or IELTs 6.5 no band less than 6. Alternative option: completion of VIU ESL program or equivalent.

  • The submission and satisfactory review of the following items by the Admissions Committee:

Admission will be a competitive process with the selection of candidates depending on an intensive review process. Students who meet or exceed the minimum admission requirements may not necessarily be admitted to the program.

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