Bahamas (The)

Last updated
24/01/2022
Institutionally agreed
01/02/2017

Undergraduate

Qualifications we accept for undergraduate study

International Baccalaureate (IB) or Advanced Placement (AP) Exams will be required.

Typical entry requirements

Please see the above links to typical IB and AP requirements.

English Language minimum for undergraduate study

BGCSE grade C or above
IB SL or HL 4 or above
SATR 1650 (550 in all 3 components) (old scores)
Or SATR 1290 (650 in Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and 620 in Maths) (new scores)
IELTS 6.0 overall, GCSE C or an equivalent qualification is required: Acceptable Language Qualifications.

Applicants who have studied in The Bahamas for at least two years to complete an undergraduate degree or one year to complete a Masters degree, where the medium of instruction was English, are not required to undertake further English language tests.

Although applicants are ordinarily expected to have undertaken their studies in this country in order to meet the language requirement, if the qualification was studied remotely from outside this country then it may be considered as English language evidence on a case-by-case basis.

Postgraduate

Qualifications we accept for postgraduate study

3 - 4 year Bachelor degree

If we ask for 1st, you need:

1st
Grade B+
3.5 GPA

If we ask for 2.1, you need:

2.1
Grade B
3.0 GPA

If we ask for 2.2, you need:

2.2
Grade B-
2.5 GPA

English Language minimum for postgraduate study

BGCSE grade C or above
IB SL or HL 4 or above
SATR 1650 (550 in all 3 components) (old scores)
Or SATR 1290 (650 in Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and 620 in Maths) (new scores)
IELTS 6.5 overall, GCSE C or an equivalent qualification is required: Acceptable Language Qualifications.

Applicants who have studied in The Bahamas for at least two years to complete an undergraduate degree or one year to complete a Masters degree, where the medium of instruction was English, are not required to undertake further English language tests.
Postgraduate Research exemptions

Although applicants are ordinarily expected to have undertaken their studies in this country in order to meet the language requirement, if the qualification was studied remotely from outside this country then it may be considered as English language evidence on a case-by-case basis.