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Lebanon

General Provisions

Recognition of foreign upper secondary school-leaving certificates: general provisions for all countries.

Recognised upper secondary school-leaving certificate

  • Baccalauréat libanais

    with the following general education subjects (during the last 3 years)

    1. First language (native language)
    2. Second language
    3. Mathematics
    4. Natural sciences (biology, chemistry or physics)
    5. Humanities and social sciences (geography, history or economics/law)
    6. Elective (one subject from category 2, 4 or 5)

    Language skills and/or exams under reserve.

    Admission requirements of each university

    valid for the academic year 2019/20

    EPFLUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + Entrance Examination EPFL
    ETHZUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Reduced Entrance Examination ETHZ. Otherwise: Comprehensive Entrance Examination ETHZ
    BaselUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    BernUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    FribourgUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    GenèveUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + Complementary Examination ECUS
    LausanneUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    LuzernUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    NeuchâtelUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    St. GallenUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    ZürichUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + Complementary Examination ECUS
    USIUpper secondary school-leaving certificate with a grade average of 12/20 + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Lebanese university + special conditions (Admission Regulations, art. 8 par. 3)