Grading System in Japan

GPA Calculator Japan GPA calculator

Grading Scales:

Post-secondary

Grade Scale Grade Description US Grade Notes
S 90.00 - 100.00 秀 (Exemplary) A+ Rarely given
A+ 90.00 - 100.00 秀 • Shū (Exemplary) A+
A 80.00 - 89.99 優 • Yū (Very Good) A
B 70.00 - 79.99 良 • Ryō (Good) B
C 60.00 - 69.99 可 • Ka (Satisfactory) C
F 0.00 - 59.99 不可 • Fuka (Fail) F
P パス (Pass) P

4-scale university

Grade Scale Grade Description US Grade
A 80.00 - 100.00 優 (Very good) A
S 80.00 - 100.00 優 (Very good) A
B 70.00 - 79.99 良 (Good) B
C 60.00 - 69.99 可 (Average, Pass) C
F 0.00 - 59.99 不可 (Fail) F

International

Grade Grade Description US Grade Notes
A A
A- A-
B+ B+
B B
B- B-
C+ C+
C C
C- C-
D+ D+
D D
D- D- Although D- is a passing grade, a minimum grade of C- is required in most programs.
CR Credit P Standard of ‘C’ or above on the U.S. scale
NC No Credit Equivalent to D+, D, D–, or F



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