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Entry Level International Credential Table

Country Entry Level International Credential Required
Afghanistan Baccaluria
Albania Deftese Pjekurie (Maturity Certificate)
Algeria Baccalaureat de l’Enseignement Secondaire Certificate
Angola Habilitações Literárias (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Argentina Bachillerato
Armenia Former U.S.S.R-Attestat o srednem obrazovanii (at Grade 11)
Austria Maturity Examination Certificate
Australia Senior Secondary Certificate of Education
Bahamas General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Bahrain Tawjihiya
Bangladesh Higher Secondary Certificate
Barbados General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Belgium Certificate of Higher Secondary Education
Belize General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Bolivia Bachiller or Bachiller en Humanidades
Brazil Certificado de Ensino Médio (formerly, 2° Grau)
Britain General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Bulgaria Diploma za Zavurcheno Sredno Obrazovanie
Cambodia Baccalaureate
Cameroon Cameroonian GCE O + A level Certicates and or Baccalaureat
Caribbean General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Chile Licencia de Education Media
China Senior Middle School Diploma
Columbia Bachiller (12 years)
Congo Baccalaureate
Congo (Democratic Republic) State Diploma of Long Cycle Secondary Studies
Costa Rica Bachillerato
Croatia Svjedožba o Završnom Srednjem Obrazovanju plus final exam certificate 
Cuba Bachillerato
Czech Republic Maturitni Vysvedceni (Maturity Certificate)
Denmark Studentereksamen
Dominican Republic Baccalaureat
Ecuador Baccalaureat
El Salvador Bachiller
Egypt Thanaweya Am’ma (General Secondary Education Certiifcate)
Eritrea One year of postsecondary studies at a recognized university
Ethiopia Ethiopian School Leaving Certificate
Fiji Form 7 Certificate/Higher School Certificate
Finland Ylioppilastutkintotodistus / Studentsexamensbetyg (Matriculation Examination Certificate) 
France Baccalauréat (or Diplôme de Bachelier) de l’Enseignement du second degré (Secondary School Certificate) or Baccalauréat Général
Gambia (The) West African Examinations Council Senior Secondary School Certificate
Guatemala Bachiller en Ciencias y Letras
Guyana General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Germany Abitur or equivalent
Ghana Senior Secondary Certificate Examination
Greece Apolytirio Lykeiou
Haiti Baccalaureat II (Philosophie)
Honduras Bachillerato
Hong Kong Prior to 2012: Hong Kong Certifcate of Education and Advanced Level Certificate; Advanced and Ordinary Level General Certifcate of Education. As of 2012: Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)
Hungary Maturity Certificate
Iceland Upper Secondary School Certificate (Stúdentspróf)
India All India Senior School Certificate awarded by the Central Board of Secondary Education and/or an Indian School Certificate awarded by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations
Indonesia Prior to 1993: Ijazah S.M.A. (Sekolah Menengah Atas). From 1993: Surat Tanda Tamat Belajar S.M.A.
Iran Pre-university year or fourth year of high school
Iraq Sixth Form Baccalaureat (Adadiyah)
Ireland Leaving Certificate
Israel Teudat Bagrut (Matriculation Certificate)
Italy Diploma di Maturita
Jamaica Caribbean General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Japan Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shomeisho (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Jordan Tawjihiya (General Secondary Education Certificate)
Kazakhstan Atestat o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Complete Secondary Education)
Kenya Kenyan Certificate of Secondary Education
Korea Inmungye Kodung Hakkyo (High School Certificate)
Kuwait Shahadat Al-Thanawiya-Al-A’ama (Secondary School Certificate)
Lebanon Baccalauréat Part II or Baccalauréat (academic stream)
Liberia Senior High School Certificate administered by the West African Examinations Council
Libya Secondary Education Certificate
Macedonia Secondary School Leaving Certificate
Malawi Malawi School Certificate of Education
Malaysia Malaysia Certificate of Education and Malaysian Higher School Certificate level, or Certificate of Unified Examination from Independent Chinese Secondary Schools
Mauritius General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Mexico Bachillerato
Moldova Former U.S.S.R-Attestat o srednem obrazovanii (at Grade 11)
Myanmar One year of postsecondary studies at a recognized university
Nepal Proficiency Certificate
New Zealand Former: Replaced Form 7 (Higher School Certificate). Present: NCEA Level 3; New Zealand Scholarship Qualification 
Netherlands Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO) (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Nicaragua One year of postsecondary studies at a recognized university
Nigeria Senior School Certificate issued by the West African Examinations Council
Norway Videregående Skole (upper secondary school).
Pakistan Intermediate Certificate or Higher Secondary School Certificate
Panama Bachillerato
Papua New Guinea Higher School Certificate
Paraguay Bachillerato
Peru Certificate of Completion of General Secondary Education; Academic Baccalaureate
Philippines Second Year standing in appropriate academic subjects at a recognized university
Poland Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci (Maturity Certificate)
Romania Diploma de Baccalaureat
Russian Federation Attestat o Srednem (Polnom) Obshchem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Complete General Education)
Saudi Arabia General Secondary Education Certificate (Tawjihiyah)
Scotland Scottish Certificate of Education at the Standard and Higher Level
Sierra Leone Senior School Certificate Examination
Singapore General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Slovak Republic Maturitnej Skuske (Maturita)
Slovenia Maturity Examination Certificate
Somalia One year of postsecondary studies at the Somali National University
South Africa Matriculation Certificate or Senior Certificate
Spain Curso de Orientacion Universitario
Sri Lanka Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education (Ordinary level) and Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education (Advanced level)
Sudan Sudan School Certificate
Sweden Avgangsbetyg / Studentexamen / Slutbetyg
Switzerland Maturitätszeugnis / Certificat de Maturité / Baccalauréat / Attestato di Maturità
Syria Baccalaureate/General Secondary School Leaving Certificate
Taiwan Senior High School Leaving Certificate
Tajikistan Former U.S.S.R-Attestat o srednem obrazovanii (at Grade 11)
Tanzania Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE) plus the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSE), or National Form IV and Form VI Examinations
Thailand Matayom VI
Togo Baccalaureat
Tonga Tonga National Form 7 and New Zealand University Entrance, Bursaries and Scholarship Examinations or University of the South Pacific Foundation Year
Trinidad and Tobago General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Turkey Lise Diplomasi (Secondary School Diploma)
Turkmenistan Former U.S.S.R-Attestat o srednem obrazovanii (at Grade 11)
Uganda Uganda Certificate of Education and an Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education
Ukraine Atestat (Matriculation School Certificate)
United Arab Emirates Shahadat al-thanawia (Secondary School Certificate)
United Kingdom General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
United States of America High School Diploma
Uruguay Bachillerato
Venezuela One year of postsecondary studies at a recognized university
Vietnam Bang Tu Tai (Diploma of General Education)
Wales General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level
Yemen Al Thanawiya (General Secondary Education Certificate) 
Yugoslavia Secondary School Leaving Diploma
Zambia Zambia School Certificate
Zimbabwe General Certificate of Education “O” Level and General Certificate of Education “A” Level