University Of Ibadan Changes Grading System To 4.0 Scale

February 26, 2017, 1:46 am

 


The University of Ibadan, Ibadan is changing its grading system from the 7.0 Cumulatively Grade Point Average, CGPA scale to 4.0 CGPA scale, effective 2016/2017 academic session.

In a memoranda signed by Prof. M.A. Kehinde and made available on the official website of the institution, the university said the decision was in a bid to align with other universities world-wide and the recommendation of the National Universities Commission (NUC).


Under the new regulations, the pass mark is now 45% and no longer 40%.


In addition, the new regulation has it that a student who has passed less than 24 units at the end of first year, should be asked to withdraw from the University.


Similarly, the memoranda said, no student whose CGPA is less than 1.0 shall be awarded a degree.

 

 Byline: Oluwaseun Aledhinloye

Follow us on Twitter @theglobengr

 

 

Like this story? Get on the list for updates...it's FREE!.

Related News

LATEST POSTS

Tuface, Annie in Benue To Support Flood Victims

The popular musician, Innocent Idibia, popularly known as TuFace, has arrived at the camp for internally displaced persons in Makurdi, the Benue St....

UEFA Extends Kit Assistance Scheme to 2022

UEFA has extended its successful Kit Assistance Scheme, which supports Europe’s smaller national associations....

We're ready to prove Judiciary wrong, says Uhuru, asks IEBC to set dates

President Uhuru Kenyatta has asked the electoral agency to announce the dates for the repeat presidential elections as soon as possible.

....

IEBC Made Deliberate Mistakes, NASA Lawyers Tell Supreme Court

Presidential election results declared were not based on evidence, Raila Odinga's lawyers have said, citing the mismatch of results in Forms 34....

Uber Picks Expedia's Dara Khosrowshahi As New CEO

Uber Technologies Inc chose Dara Khosrowshahi, the chief executive of travel company Expedia Inc, as its chief executive on Sunday, according to tw....

Share