Sri Lanka

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RECOMMENDATION

Expect at least a 60% average.

GRADING SYSTEM

Percentage

Letter

U.S. Equivalent

70 – 100%

A

A

55 – 69

B

B

40 – 54

C

C

30 – 39

E

D

0 – 29

F

F

SUGGESTED DEGREE EQUIVALENCE

Equivalent to US Bachelor’s:

  • Bachelor's (Special) - comparable to a bachelor's degree in the United States.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - comparable to a bachelor's degree in the United States.

Equivalent to US Master’s:

  • Master of Arts / Science / Laws / Philosophy / Business Studies - comparable to a master's degree in the United States.

Professional qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science - comparable to a first professional degree in veterinary medicine in the United States.
  • Bachelor of Medicine - comparable to a first professional degree in medicine in the United States.
  • Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) / Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (BUMS) - comparable to a first professional degree in a medical specialty not available in the United States.