Student Information:

CAP & Honours Classification (includes CAP Calculator)

 Relationship between Letter Grades and Grade Points

 

Letter Grade A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C D+ D F
Grade Point 5.0 5.0 4.5 4.0 3.5 3.0 2.5 2.0 1.5 1.0 0.0
 

 Formula to calculate CAP (Cumulative Average Point)

CAP = (Σ  MCi x GPi) / (Σ  MCi)

Click here for the CAP Calculator.

   

 Honours Classification

 

Students admitted prior to AY2012/2013:

Class of Honours CAP Cut-Offs
First Class 4.5 and above, plus at least an ‘A minus’ in the Final Year Project
Second Class (Upper) 4.0 to 4.49
Second Class (Lower) 3.5 to 3.99
Third Class 3.2 to 3.49
Pass 2.0 to 3.19
Fail Below 2.0

 

Students admitted from AY2012-2013 onwards:

Class of Honours CAP Cut-Offs
Honours (Highest Distinction) 4.5 and above
Honours (Distinction) 4.0 to 4.49
Honours (Merit) 3.5 to 3.99
Honours 3.0 to 3.49
Pass 2.0 to 2.99
Fail Below 2.0