Grading Systems at Higher Education Level

The grading system lies within the responsibility of the respective higher education institution. Deviations from the tables listed below are therefore possible.

1 - 6 (6 = max/4 = pass)

Grade

Latin

DE

FR

IT

EN

6

summa cum laude

hervorragend

excellent

eccellente

excellent

5 1/2

insigni cum laude

sehr gut

très bien

molto bene

very good

5

magna cum laude

gut

bien

bene

good

4 1/2

cum laude

befriedigend

satisfaisant

sufficiente

satisfactory

4

rite

ausreichend

passable

bastante

pass

3 1/2

ungenügend

insuffisant

insufficiente

fail

3

2 1/2

2

1 1/2

1

 

The grading system 1 - 6 is also used at public schools.

 

 

1 - 10 (10 = max/6 = pass)

GradeInterpretation
DEFRITEN
10sehr guttrès bienmolto benevery good
9
8gutbienbenegood
7
6genügendsuffisantsufficientefair/pass
5ungenügendinsuffisantinsufficientepoor/fail
4schlecht/schwach/
sehr schwach

mauvais



molto debole (nullo)


fail

3
2
1