We require a Stúdentspróf (from Gymnasium or a Technical/Vocational School).
||Corresponding subject grades
||A = 10
||B = 8
||C = 6
We require a Baccalaurreatus degree with good grades awarded after a minimum of three years of study. For Kandidatsprof/Candidatus Magister please see Finland.
The marking scheme used is a scale of 0 - 10, with a minimum pass-mark of 5. Course grades are awarded in increments of 0.5; the average is calculated to two decimal places. The scale is as follows:
|Icelandic degree classification
||English translation or equivalent
English language equivalency
We will accept a minimum grade of 5 in the English component of the Stúdentsprófas meeting our minimum English language proficiency requirements.
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