NUC Approved New Grade System For Universities In Nigeria

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juve
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NUC Approved New Grade System For Universities In Nigeria

Post by juve » Wed Dec 27, 2017 6:52 am

NUC Approved New Grade System
For Universities

"The National Universities Commission, NUC is no longer using a scale of 5.

The new system is based on a scale of 4.
First Class is 3.5 – 4.
Second Class is 3 – 3.49.
Second class lower is 2.0 – 2.99.

According to NUC Chairman, Professor Shehu Galadanchi, in a released to all Nigerian Universities.

THE NEWLY APPROVED GRADING
SYSTEM FOR UNIVERSITIES

"Under the new Four (4)-Point Grading Scale, grades to be used for students who have satisfactorily completed the course of study are as follows:

Letter Grade: Marks Grade Point:
A (70 and above) 4
B (60-69%) 3
C (50-59%) 2
D (45-49%) 1
E (40-44%) 0.

CGPA Ranges under the new Four (4)- Point Grading Scale for Classification of Degrees:
3.5- 4.00 – First Class Honours
3.0-3.49 – Second Class Honours (Upper Division).
2.0-2.99 – Second Class Honours (Lower Division).
1.0-1.99 – Third Class Honours.

No student whose CGPA is less than 1.0 shall be awarded a degree.
Deans of Faculties and Heads of Departments are enjoined to ensure compliance and commencement of the new regulations with the intakes of 2017/2018 Session, while the old regulations remain applicable to students admitted before the 2017/2018 Session."

sign: NUC CHAIRMAN

Jennifer
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Re: NUC Approved New Grade System For Universities In Nigeria

Post by Jennifer » Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:04 pm

Will it improve the standard of education in naija?

Trawrans
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Re: NUC Approved New Grade System For Universities In Nigeria

Post by Trawrans » Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:32 am

I think it is good for studying in that band.

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