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.
Description of the institutional grading system:
1,0 = sehr gut/ very good, excellent; (A)
1,3 = sehr gut/ very good, excellent (-); (A-)
1,7 = gut/ good (+); (B+)
2,0 = gut/ good; (B)
2,3 = gut/ good (-); (B-)
2,7 = befriedigend/ satisfactory (+); (C+)
3,0 = befriedigend/ satisfactory; (C)
3,3 = befriedigend/ satisfactory (-) (D+)
3,7 = ausreichend/ sufficient, low pass (+); (D)
4,0 = ausreichend/ sufficient, low pass (E)
4,3 - 6,0 = nicht bestanden/ unsatisfactory, failed