Malawi

RECOMMENDATION 

For Honours degrees expect a final classification of first class honours, or second class honours upper division. For degrees which are at least 5 years standard in length, (BEd, BScAgric, BComm, BScEngin, etc.) expect the degree to be awarded with Credit.   

GRADING SYSTEMS 

Final Classifications   

Honours degrees:   

First Class
Second Class -- upper 
Second Class -- lower
Third Class   

Non-Honours degrees:   

Distinction
Credit
Pass     

Individual course grades for all degree programs are as follows:   

6 -- Distinction
5 -- Marginal Distinction
4 -- More than satisfactory (Credit)
3 -- Pass
2 -- Bare Pass
1 -- Marginal failure
0 -- Failure

OTHER INFORMATION

Malawi is an Anglophone country.