For each course taken at IUE, the student is given one of the letter grades below by the instructor as the semester course grade.
The table below provides the detailed information about the local letter grades and coefficients.
Score Grades Coefficients
90-100 AA 4,00
85-89 B1 3,50
80-84 B2 3,25
75-79 B3 3,00
70-74 C1 2,75
65-69 C2 2,50
60-64 C3 2,00
50-59 F1 1,50
49 and below F2 0,00
The lowest grade to be successful in a course is (C3) 2,00. The grades lover than 2,00 (F1 and F2) are unsuccessful.
In order to be successful in a program, grade point average must be at least (C3) 2.00 and all courses must be completed successfully.
Course Catalogue All course offerings will be published on
Exchange students must take the majority of
courses from the school to which they are
coming on exchange. However, they can
choose 1-2 courses from the university-wide
elective courses if places are available: Law,
Business Administration, Economics, Social
Sciences, Humanities, Business Informatics
Required Course Load depends on home institution
Exam Period Generally there will be final written exams
in December and June, respectively.
Students are responsible for signing up for
Grading System 1,0 - 1,5 excellent
1,6 - 2,0 very good
2,1 - 2,5 good
2,6 - 3,5 satisfactory
3,6 - 4,0 sufficient
4,1 - 5,0 non-sufficient / fail
(regelmäßig) besucht attended (regularly)
Transcript of Records A Transcript of Records will be issued no
later than 8-12 weeks after the exam period.
Language of Instruction German and English– depending on the
school, students can also choose from a
wide range of classes in English.