International Baccalaureate

IB Students

Credits of Advanced Standing

Start as
U0 or U1?

Prerequisite courses 
you MUST take

IB with 3 HL SUBJECTS
HL Math (5 or higher)
30 credits U1
IB with 3 HL SUBJECTS
SL MATH (5 or higher) 
27 credits U1
IB with 2 HL SUBJECTS
with a 5 or higher
varies U0

MATH 140, MATH 141 & MATH 133 taken for the following programs

Minor in Mathematics for Management
Major in Mathematics for Management
Minor in Statistics
Major in Statistics
Minor in Computer Science
Joint Honours Economics/Finance
Joint Honours Economics/Accounting
Honours Economics

What if my FINAL grades are lower than my projected grades?

You may receive less advanced standing. If you receive less than 24 credits of McGill advanced standing you will be changed from a U1 student to a U0 student by the Admissions office. Contact the BCom Office for Advising.

 

Sending Official Transcripts

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or diploma courses

You must ensure that McGill receives your final exam results directly from the IBO

Sample schedules for...

IB Students (less than 24 credits of advanced standing) - U0

FALL

WINTER

[course BUSA 250]*

Non-Mgmt Elective

MATH 122 - Calculus for Management or MATH 140 - Calculus 1 *

MATH 123 - Linear Algebra and Probability or MATH 133 - Linear Algebra and Geometry *
Non-Mgmt Elective or Core course

Non-Mgmt Elective or Core course

Non-Mgmt Elective or Core course

Non-Mgmt Elective or Core course

Non-Mgmt Elective

Non-Mgmt Elective
* See an adviser to register for Core Courses once credits are on your transcript.

 

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