German grading system

ECTS details

ECTS details

ECTS = European Credit Transfer System
One academic year corresponds 60 Credits, one semester corresponds 30 Credits.
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Grading system

German gradeInternational Equivalence
1,0very good, outstandig performance
1,3very good, outstanding performance with only minor errors
1,7very good, well above average performance
2,0good, well above average performance
2,3good, generally sound work with a small number of notable errors
2,7satisfactory, generally sound work but with notable errors
3,0satisfactory, average performance in every respect
3,3satisfactory, fair but with significant shortcomings
4,0sufficient, manages to fulfil basic requirements despite deficiencies
5,0non-sufficient, does not fulfil basic requirements because of
substantial shortcomings


Faculty of Biology and Psychology
Wilhelm-Weber-Str. 2
37073 Göttingen

Departmental Coordinator Biology
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Anke Schürer (she/her)
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International Office - Incomings
For general admistrative questions
Xiaoting He (she/her)
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