Indonesia

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Look for 3 on a 1-4 scale, or B on a letter scale.

GRADING SYSTEM:

Grade

Description

U.S. Equivalent

A

Istimewa/Sangat Baik (Excellent)

A / 4.0

B

Baik (Good)

B / 3.0

C

Cukup (Pass)

C / 2.0

D

Kurang/Lulus Bersyarat (Low Pass)

D / 1.0

E

Gagal/Tidak Lulus (Fail)

F / 0.0

 

Grade

U.S. Equivalent

A+

A+

4.0

A

A

4.0

A-

A-

3.7

B+

B+

3.3

B

B

3

B-

B-

2.7

C+

C

2.3

C

C

2.0

C-

C

1.7

F

F

0

SUGGESTED DEGREE EQUIVALENCE:

Equivalent to US Bachelor’s:

Sarjana (S1) or Sarjana Strata Satu – Comparable to a U.S. bachelor’s degree, 4 years.  For medicine, dentistry, veterinary science, pharmacy and engineering, an additional two to six semesters must be added. Degree certificates usually bear the inscription Sarjana followed by the subject.

Equivalent to US Master's:

Sarjana 2 (Magister / Strata Dua) – Master’s degree, two years beyond Sarjana Strata.

Specialist or Specialist I - comparable to a master's degree in the United States.  6-8 years of postsecondary education.

Specialist II - comparable to up to two years of graduate study in the United States.