Grading System in Germany

GPA Calculator Germany GPA calculator

Grading Scales:

Tertiary (Hochschule & Universität)

Scale Grade Description US Grade
1.00 - 1.50 Sehr Gut (Very good) A
1.51 - 2.50 Gut (Good) A
2.51 - 3.50 Befriedigend (Satisfactory) B
3.51 - 4.00 Ausreichend (Sufficient) C
4.01 - 6.00 Nicht Ausreichend (Not sufficient) F

Upper Secondary (Gymnasium, 11th-13th grade)

Scale Grade Description US Grade
13.00 - 15.00 Sehr Gut (Very good) A
10.00 - 12.99 Gut (Good) A
7.00 - 9.99 Befriedigend (Satisfactory) B
4.00 - 6.99 Ausreichend (Sufficient) C
1.00 - 3.99 Mangelhaft (Poor) D
0.00 Ungenügend (Insufficient) F

Primary & Lower Secondary (1st-10th grade)

Grade Scale Grade Description US Grade
1 1.00 - 1.29 Sehr Gut (Very good) A
1- 1.30 - 1.69 Sehr Gut (Very good) A
2+ 1.70 - 1.99 Gut (Good) A
2 2.00 - 2.29 Gut (Good) A
2- 2.30 - 2.69 Gut (Good) A
3+ 2.70 - 2.99 Befriedigend (Satisfactory) B
3 3.00 - 3.29 Befriedigend (Satisfactory) B
3- 3.30 - 3.69 Befriedigend (Satisfactory) B
4+ 3.70 - 3.99 Ausreichend (Sufficient) C
4 4.00 - 4.29 Ausreichend (Sufficient) C
4- 4.30 - 4.69 Mangelhaft (Poor) D
5+ 4.70 - 4.99 Mangelhaft (Poor) D
5 5.00 - 5.29 Mangelhaft (Poor) D
5- 5.30 - 5.99 Mangelhaft (Poor) D
6 6.00 Ungenügend (Insufficient) F

ECTS

Grade Grade Description US Grade
A Excellent A
B Very Good B+
C Good B
D Satisfactory C+
E Sufficient C
FX Fail F
F Fail F



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