Malaysia

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RECOMMENDATION

Grades are equivalent to U.S. grades.  Expect a B average with second class, division i honors.

GRADING SYSTEM:

Main Grading System:

A

Distinction

B

Credit

C

Credit

C-/D

Pass

F

Fail

  • Graduates are given honors as determined by university and individual faculties: Class 1; Class 2, division i; Class 2, division ii; Class 3.

International Islamic University:

A

Excellent

B+

Very good

B

Good

C+

Redeemable

C

Redeemable

F

Fail

 

SUGGESTED DEGREE EQUIVALENCE:

Equivalent to US Bachelor’s:

Baccalaureate degree (first university degree) - comparable to a bachelor's degree in the United States.

Equivalent to US Master’s:

Master's Degree - comparable to a master's degree in the United States.  Degrees beyond the baccalaureate level do not generally list courses or grades and are not awarded with honors.

Other:

Postgraduate Diploma - comparable to 1 year of graduate study in the United States.  May be considered for graduate credit based on a careful examination of course syllabi.