Israel

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Look for a “B” average, generally a 75 on the 1-100 scale, except where noted otherwise (by University) below.

GRADING SYSTEM:

Grading scale 1-100

Bar-Ilan University

Grades Remarks Suggested US Equivalent
A+ 96-100% A+
A 86-95% A
A/B A/B (3.5)
B 76-85% B
B/C B/C (2.58)
C 66-75% C
D 60-65% D
F 0-59% F

Bethleham University

Grades Remarks Suggested US Equivalent
A 96-100% A
A- 90-95% A-
B+ 86-89% B+
B 80-85% B
C+ 76-79% C+
C 70-75% C
D+ 66-69% D+
D 60-65% D
F 0-59% F

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, University of Haifa

Grades Remarks Suggested US Equivalent
95-100% Excellent A+
85-94% Very Good A
75-84% Good B
65-74% Fair C
50-64% Pass C-
0-49% Fail F

Note: 37 percent is the lowest pass in the Faculty of Natural Science.

Ramallah Women Training Centre

Grades

Remarks

Suggested US Equivalent

95-100%

Excellent

A+

90-94%

Very Good

A

85-89%

Good

B+

80-84%

Good

B

75-79%

Fairly Good

B-

70-74%

Fairly Good

C+

65-69%

Average

C

60-64%

Less than Average

C-

55-59%

Barely Sufficient

D

Tel Aviv University

Grades

Remarks

Suggested US Equivalent

95-100%

 

A

85-94%

 

B+

75-84%

 

B

65-74%

 

C

60-64%

 

C-

0-59%

Fail

F

Zinman Colege of Physical Education and Sport Sciences at Wingate Institute

Grades

Remarks

Suggested US Equivalent

 

Excellent

A+

 

Very Good

A

 

Good

B

 

Fair

C

 

Pass

C-

 

Fail

F

Non-University Institutions

Grades

Remarks

Suggested US Equivalent

84-100%

 

A

75-83%

 

B

65-74%

 

C

55-64%

 

D

0-54%

Fail

F

SUGGESTED DEGREE EQUIVALENCE:

Equivalent to US Bachelor’s:

Bachelor's degree - comparable to a bachelor's degree in the United States.  Awarded upon completion of three to four years of postsecondary study.

Bachelor of Laws (LLB) - comparable to a first professional degree in law in the United States.  Awarded upon completion of 3.5 to 4 years of postsecondary study.

Bachelor of education, physiotherapy, or pharmacy- comparable to a bachelor's degree in the United States.  Awarded upon completion of four years of postsecondary study.

Bachelor's of architecture degree - comparable to a bachelor's degree in the United States.  Awarded upon completion of five to six years of postsecondary study.

Equivalent to US Master’s:

Master’s - awarded after a period of one to three years’ study beyond the degree of bachelor.  Awarded upon completion of two years of postsecondary study.

Professional qualifications:

Diploma -  professional qualification which may be obtained with or after the first university degree

Doctor of medicine/Doctor of dental medicine - comparable to a first professional degree in medicine/dental medicine in the United States.

Doctor of veterinary medicine - comparable to a first professional degree in veterinary medicine in the United States.