Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) | International Credentials Equivalencies

Minimum GPA
B Plus GPA
Instruction Languages
Bachelors Equiv.
Licence (awarded after 4 years university);Maitrise; Diplome des Grandes Ecoles; Diplome d`Ingenieur;Doctorate en Medecine
Masters Equiv.
*Diplome d`Etudes Approfondies Diplome d`Etudes Superieures Doctorat de Specialite de Troisieme Cycle
Grading System

16-20 Tres bien
14-15 Bien
12-13 Assez bien
10-11 Passable
0-9 Failure

Recognized Universities

**Université d`Abobo-Adjamé
Université de Cocody
University of Bouake

Notes for Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)

*Diplome d`Etudes Approfondies (DEA) (min. one year study, research, thesis beyond Maitrise) ;
Diplome d`Etudes Superieures (one year beyond Maitrise in science, law or economics);
Doctorat de Specialite de Troisieme Cycle (min. three years research beyond Maitrise)

**Consult your SSO concerning credentials of other higher education institutions.

The education system is built on the French model.

The admission requirement to university is a Baccalaureat, awarded after 13 years of primary and secondary education.

Last modified: October 18, 2019