French Baccalaureat

The French Baccalaureat is designed to prepare students for further study at university.

The University of Western Australia welcomes applications from students who have completed the French Baccalaureat program. To be admitted to the University, you must:

  • satisfy the University's English language competence requirement by satisfactory performance in one of the English subjects detailed in the table below
  • achieve a sufficient number of points to be offered a place
  • satisfy any prerequisite subject requirements for your chosen course and major

Minimum entry scores

French Baccalaureat students must meet equivalent entry standards to other applicants. The following table provides an overview of the points considered equivalent to various Australian Tertiary Admission Ranks.

French Baccalaureat Points ATAR equivalent
10 75
12 80
12.5 85
13 88
13.5 90
13.5 92
14 94
15 96
15.5 98


The marking scheme used for the Baccalaureat is a scale of 0-20 (maximum) with a minimum pass-mark of 10.

Equivalent subjects

To satisfy course and major prerequisites, Baccalaureat subjects will require individual assessment for equivalents to WA Certificate of Education courses.