# Grading System in Pakistan

## Grading Scales:

Secondary
Traditional Grade Scale
University 4-Point Scale
Letter-grade
Letter-grade +/-
Fatima Jinnah Dental College
Riphah International University
Iqra University
Suleman Dawood School of Business, LUMS
Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences and Technology
Bahria Universtiy
National University of Science and Technology (NUST)
Univeristy of Lahore
Allama Iqbal Open University
Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University
COMSATS University Islamabad
National University of Modern Languages
Mehran University of Engineering and Technology
Quaid e Azam University
Hazara University
International Islamic University, Islamabad

## Secondary

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

A1 | 80.00 - 100.00 | Outstanding | A+ |

A+ | 80.00 - 100.00 | Outstanding | A+ |

A | 70.00 - 79.99 | Excellent | A |

B | 60.00 - 69.99 | Very Good | A- |

C | 50.00 - 59.99 | Good | B |

D | 40.00 - 49.99 | Fair | C |

E | 33.00 - 39.99 | Satisfactory | D |

## Traditional Grade Scale

Secondary and Higher Secondary EducationScale | Grade Description | Division | US Grade | Notes |
---|---|---|---|---|

70.00 - 100.00 | Distinction | Distinction | A+ | |

60.00 - 69.99 | First Class | First Division | A | |

45.00 - 59.99 | Second Class | Second Division | B | |

30.00 - 44.99 | Pass Class | Third Division | C | 30 - minimum passing grade |

0.00 - 29.99 | Fail | F |

## University 4-Point Scale

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

A | 85.00 - 100.00 | 4.00 | A |

A- | 80.00 - 84.99 | 3.70 | A- |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.99 | 3.30 | B+ |

B | 70.00 - 74.99 | 3.00 | B |

B- | 65.00 - 69.99 | 2.70 | B- |

C+ | 61.00 - 64.99 | 2.30 | C+ |

C | 58.00 - 60.99 | 2.00 | C |

C- | 55.00 - 57.99 | 1.70 | C- |

D | 50.00 - 54.99 | 1.00 | D |

F | 0.00 - 49.99 | 0.00 | F |

## Letter-grade

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

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A+ |

B | 65.00 - 79.99 | A |

C | 50.00 - 64.99 | B |

D | 40.00 - 49.99 | C |

F | 0.00 - 39.99 | F |

## Letter-grade +/-

Post-secondary letter grades with +/-Grade | US Grade |
---|---|

A+ | A+ |

A | A |

A- | A- |

B+ | B+ |

B | B |

B- | B- |

C+ | C+ |

C | C |

C- | C- |

D+ | D+ |

D | D |

D- | D- |

F | F |

## Fatima Jinnah Dental College

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

75.00 - 100.00 | A+ |

70.00 - 74.99 | A |

60.00 - 69.99 | B |

50.00 - 59.99 | C |

0.00 - 49.99 | F |

## Riphah International University

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

A+ | 90.00 - 100.00 | A |

A | 80.00 - 89.00 | A |

B | 70.00 - 79.00 | A |

C | 60.00 - 69.00 | B |

D | 50.00 - 59.00 | C |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## Iqra University

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

A | 88.00 - 100.00 | A |

B+ | 81.00 - 87.00 | AB |

B | 74.00 - 80.00 | B |

C+ | 67.00 - 73.00 | BC |

C | 60.00 - 66.00 | C |

F | 0.00 - 59.00 | F |

## Suleman Dawood School of Business, LUMS

Graduate-levelGrade | Grade Description | US Grade |
---|---|---|

D* | Distinction | A+ |

HP | High Pass | A |

P+ | Pass Plus | A- |

P | Pass | B+ |

P- | Pass Minus | B |

LP | Low Pass | B- |

U* | Unsatisfactory | F |

## Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences and Technology

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

A+ | 90.00 - 100.00 | A+ |

A | 80.00 - 89.00 | A |

B+ | 70.00 - 79.00 | AB |

B | 60.00 - 69.00 | B |

C+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | BC |

C | 50.00 - 54.00 | C |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## Bahria Universtiy

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

A | 87.00 - 100.00 | A |

B+ | 80.00 - 86.00 | AB |

B | 72.00 - 79.00 | B |

C+ | 66.00 - 71.00 | BC |

C | 60.00 - 65.00 | C |

D | 50.00 - 59.00 | CD |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## National University of Science and Technology (NUST)

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

A | A |

B+ | AB |

B | B |

C+ | BC |

C | C |

D+ | CD |

D | D |

F | F |

## Univeristy of Lahore

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

A | 85.00 - 100.00 | A |

A- | 80.00 - 84.00 | A- |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.00 | AB |

B | 70.00 - 74.00 | B |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.00 | BC |

C | 60.00 - 64.00 | C |

D+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | CD |

D | 50.00 - 54.00 | D |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## Allama Iqbal Open University

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

A+ | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

A | 70.00 - 79.00 | A |

B | 60.00 - 69.00 | A |

C | 50.00 - 59.00 | B |

D | 40.00 - 49.00 | C |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University

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

85.00 - 100.00 | A |

80.00 - 84.99 | A- |

75.00 - 79.99 | B+ |

70.00 - 74.99 | B |

67.00 - 69.99 | B- |

64.00 - 66.99 | B+ |

60.00 - 63.99 | C |

57.00 - 59.99 | C- |

54.00 - 56.99 | D |

50.00 - 53.99 | D |

0.00 - 49.99 | F |

## COMSATS University Islamabad

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

A | 90.00 - 100.00 | Superior/Excellent | A |

A- | 85.00 - 89.99 | A- | |

B+ | 80.00 - 84.99 | B+ | |

B | 75.00 - 79.99 | Above Average/Good | B |

B- | 70.00 - 74.99 | B- | |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.99 | C+ | |

C | 60.00 - 64.99 | Competent Average | C |

C- | 55.00 - 59.99 | C- | |

D | 50.00 - 54.99 | Minimum Passing | D |

F | 0.00 - 49.99 | Fail | F |

## National University of Modern Languages

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

A1 | 90.00 - 100.00 | A+ |

A2 | 80.00 - 89.00 | A+ |

A3 | 77.00 - 79.00 | A |

B1 | 74.00 - 76.00 | A |

B2 | 70.00 - 73.00 | A |

B3 | 67.00 - 69.00 | A- |

C1 | 64.00 - 66.00 | B+ |

C2 | 60.00 - 63.00 | B |

D | 50.00 - 59.00 | C |

## Mehran University of Engineering and Technology

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

A | 75.00 - 100.00 | 4.00 | A |

B | 60.00 - 74.00 | 3.00 | B |

C | 50.00 - 59.00 | 2.00 | C |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | 0.00 | F |

## Quaid e Azam University

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

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

B | 60.00 - 79.90 | B |

C | 50.00 - 59.90 | C |

D | 0.00 - 49.90 | F |

## Hazara University

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

A+ | 90.00 - 100.00 | A |

A | 85.00 - 89.00 | A |

A- | 80.00 - 84.00 | A |

B | 70.00 - 79.00 | B |

C | 60.00 - 69.00 | C |

D | 50.00 - 59.00 | D |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |

## International Islamic University, Islamabad

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

A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |

B+ | 75.00 - 79.00 | AB |

B | 70.00 - 74.00 | B |

C+ | 65.00 - 69.00 | BC |

C | 60.00 - 64.00 | C |

D+ | 55.00 - 59.00 | CD |

D | 50.00 - 54.00 | D |

F | 0.00 - 49.00 | F |