31.05.2011

Grading Scale

The University of Jyväskylä uses the grading scale from 1 to 5, with 1 as the lowest and 5 as the highest grade. These scales correspond to the ECTS scale as follows:

University of Jyväskylä scale / ECTS grading scale

  • 5 (excellent) / A
  • 4 (very good) / B
  • 3 (good) / C
  • 2 (satisfactory) / D
  • 1 (sufficient) / E
  • 0 (fail) / FX,F
  • Some courses are graded only: pass (in Finnish HYV) -  fail

In most subjects, a final grade in the study certificate will be calculated for a completed programme on the basis of student records for the courses.