High schools outside Canada and the US


The normal basis for admission is completion of the credentials that lead to university admission in your country of study. Given McGill’s competitive admission process, applicants from overseas vocational and technical high schools are not normally considered for admission.

For complete information, please select your curriculum:

Advanced Levels, Advanced Subsidiary, Cambridge Pre-U Examinations, and CAPE 

Canadian High School Diploma

French Baccalaureate

International Baccalaureate Diploma

China (PRC): Senior High School Graduation Diploma

Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)

India: Higher Secondary School Certificate / All India Senior School Certificate / Indian School Certificate

Other high school diplomas (including European Baccalaureate and Bologna-signatory countries)


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