# Grading System in Ghana

## Grading scales:

## University

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A+ | A+ | |

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

A- | A- | |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.99 | A- |

B | 70.00 - 74.99 | B+ |

B- | B | |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.99 | B |

C | 60.00 - 64.99 | B- |

C- | C+ | |

D+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | C+ |

D | 50.00 - 54.99 | C |

D- | C- | |

F | 0.00 - 49.99 | F |

## Secondary

Scale | Division | US Grade |
---|---|---|

3.60 - 4.00 | A | |

3.00 - 3.59 | Upper Division | AB |

2.50 - 2.99 | Lower Division | B |

2.00 - 2.49 | C | |

1.00 - 1.99 | D | |

0.00 - 0.99 | F |

## West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSSCE)

Grade | Scale | Scale 2 | US Grade | Notes |
---|---|---|---|---|

A1 | 1.00 - 1.99 | 80.00 - 100.00 | A | |

B2 | 2.00 - 2.99 | 70.00 - 79.99 | A | |

B3 | 3.00 - 3.99 | 60.00 - 69.99 | B | |

C4 | 4.00 - 4.99 | 55.00 - 59.99 | B | |

C5 | 5.00 - 5.99 | 50.00 - 54.99 | C | |

C6 | 6.00 - 6.99 | 45.00 - 49.99 | C | |

C7 | 7.00 - 7.99 | 40.00 - 44.99 | D | |

E8 | 8.00 - 8.99 | 35.00 - 39.99 | D | Lowest passing grade |

F9 | 9.00 | 0.00 - 34.99 | F |

## Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE)

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 1.00 | A |

B | 2.00 | A |

C | 3.00 | B |

D | 4.00 | C |

E | 5.00 | D |

F | F |

## General Certificate of Education – Advanced Level

Grade | US Grade | Notes |
---|---|---|

A | A | |

B | B | |

C | B | |

D | C | |

E | C | Lowest passing grade |

## Junior School

Grade | US Grade |
---|---|

1 | A |

2 | A |

3 | B |

4 | C |

5 | D |

6 | F |

## Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

A- | 70.00 - 79.99 | A- |

B+ | 65.00 - 69.99 | AB |

B | 60.00 - 64.99 | B |

C+ | 55.00 - 59.99 | BC |

C | 50.00 - 54.99 | C |

C- | 45.00 - 49.99 | C- |

D | 40.00 - 44.99 | F |

F | 0.00 - 39.99 | F |

## Koforidua Technical University

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 85.00 - 100.00 | A |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.00 | A- |

B | 70.00 - 74.00 | B+ |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.00 | B |

C | 60.00 - 64.00 | B- |

D+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | C+ |

D | 50.00 - 54.00 | C |

E | F | |

F | F |

## Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 70.00 - 100.00 | A |

B | 60.00 - 69.99 | B+ |

C | 50.00 - 59.99 | B |

D | 40.00 - 49.99 | C |

F | 0.00 - 39.99 | F |

## Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology School of Medicine and Dentistry

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 75.00 - 100.00 | A+ |

B | 65.00 - 74.00 | B+ |

C | 60.00 - 64.00 | B |

D | 50.00 - 59.00 | C |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## Nursing and Midwifery Training Colleges

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 4.00 | A |

A- | 3.75 | A- |

B+ | 3.50 | AB |

B | 3.00 | B |

B- | 2.50 | BC |

C+ | 2.00 | C |

C | 1.50 | CD |

D | 1.00 | D |

F | 0.00 | F |

## University for Development Studies Postgraduate

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A+ | 80.00 - 100.00 | A+ |

A | 70.00 - 79.00 | A |

B+ | 65.00 - 69.00 | B+ |

B | 60.00 - 64.00 | B |

F | 0.00 - 59.00 | F |

## University of Cape Coast

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A+ |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.00 | A |

B | 70.00 - 74.00 | B+ |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.00 | B |

C | 60.00 - 64.00 | B- |

D+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | C+ |

D | 50.00 - 54.00 | C |

E | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## University of Education Winneba

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.00 | A- |

B | 70.00 - 74.00 | B+ |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.00 | B |

C | 60.00 - 64.00 | B- |

D+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | C+ |

D | 50.00 - 54.00 | C |

E | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## University of Education Winneba Graduate School

Based on Grading System for UEW SGSGrade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.00 | B+ |

B | 70.00 - 74.00 | B |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.00 | C+ |

C | 60.00 - 64.00 | C |

D+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | F |

D | 50.00 - 54.00 | F |

E | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## University of Ghana

Since 2010/2011Grade | US Grade |
---|---|

A | A |

B+ | AB |

B | B |

C+ | BC |

C | C |

D+ | CD |

D | D |

E | F |

F | F |

## Valley View University

Grade | Scale | US Grade |
---|---|---|

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

A- | 75.00 - 79.00 | A- |

B+ | 70.00 - 74.00 | B+ |

B | 65.00 - 69.00 | B |

B- | 61.00 - 64.00 | B- |

C+ | 56.00 - 60.00 | C+ |

C | 50.00 - 55.00 | C |

C- | 45.00 - 49.00 | C- |

D | 40.00 - 44.00 | D |

F | 0.00 - 39.00 | F |