How are the degrees classified?

The final award of the degree shall be based on the average scored in the 3rd and 4th years of study and shall be classified into First Class, Second (Upper division), Second Class (Lower Division), and Pass as follows:

  • 70 - 100% First Class Honours
  • 60 - 69% Second Class (Upper Division)
  • 50 - 59% Second Class (Lower Division)
  • 40 - 49% Pass

A student who repeats the course and retakes examinations in such courses in the third and fourth part of study, or, does a supplementary exam outside the four years period shall not be eligible for the award of an honours degree.

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