International Students Guide
We are happy to see that you're considering spending time with us here at Equator College. We have students from the UK, Japan, China, Indonesia, Thailand, Myanmar, Maldives that attend Equator College for our programmes and rich diverse cultural experience. Each year we admit students from nearly 7 countries. Equator truly an international institution located in the heart of Georgetown UNESCO Heritage Site, she is one of the world's most popular tourist destination and be part of our diverse community will open up a world of arts and professional possibilities for you.
Mr. Benjamin, Liaison Officer
Ms Reena, Assistant Registrar
WhatsApp: +016 488 0415
|Country||Minimum Entry Qualification|
|Bangladesh||Secondary School Certificate (SSC) / Dhakil (from Bangladesh Madrasah Education Board)|
|Brunei Darussalam||Cambridge GCE O Level|
|Canada||Canadian Grade 11|
|China||高 中 毕 业 证 书 (Senior Secondary School Graduation Certificate)|
|Hong Kong||Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE)|
|Indonesia||Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Umum (SMU) 3 / Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Atas (SMA) / Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Kejuruan (SMK) / Ijazah Madrasah Aliyah dengan gred purata 5 – 5.9|
|Japan||Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shomeisho)|
|Laos||Baccalauréat (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate)|
|Maldives||UCLES O level / Secondary School Certificate (SSC)|
|Myanmar||Basic Education High School Examination (also known as Matriculation Examination)|
|Nepal||School Leaving Certificate Examination|
|Philippines||High School Diploma (10-year curriculum)|
|Singapore||Singapore / Cambridge GCE O level|
|South Korea||고등학교 졸업장 / 고등학교 과정 수료증 (High School Diploma) / High School Graduation Equivalency Examination|
|Taiwan||Senior High School Leaving Certificate|
|Thailand||Certificate of Secondary Education / Maw 6|
|Vietnam||Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Phổ Thông Trung Học (Upper Secondary School Graduation Diploma)|
English language proficiency is critical to your success at Equator College. Applicants whose first language, or language of instruction for at least the last three years, is not English, are required to take the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
A competitive score is 5 or higher.
If you are admitted to Equator College and your native language is not English, we may also require you to take Equator's English Language Placement Test (ELPT) immediately before the term in which you enter. If your score indicates a weakness in English, several terms of your program may include special courses in English for international students. If your score shows that you are seriously deficient, you will be required to gain proficiency in English before you are allowed to pursue your studies at Equator.
|Step 1||To complete the Student Application Form|
|Step 2||Supporting Documents
|Step 3||Portfolio Submission (applicable for all art & design programme)
|Step 4||First Payment
|Note||All fees paid are non-refundable. Kindly refer to the student application form for more information. All documents submitted languages other than English must be translated and certified copies.|