The Rules of Implementation

The Rules of Implementation for Qassim University:

The general grade assigned to the cumulative GPA at the time of the student’s graduation is based on his/her cumulative GPA in a scale of 5:00 and calculated as follows:

1. Excellent—if the cumulative GPA is no less than 4.50

2. Very good—if the cumulative GPA is 3.75 or higher but less than 4.50.

3. Good—if the cumulative GPA is 2.75 or higher but less than 3.75.

4. Pass—if the cumulative GPA is 2.00 or higher but less than 2.75.

The general grade assigned to the cumulative GPA at the time of the student’s graduation is based on his/her cumulative GPA and calculated as follows:

1. Excellent—if the cumulative GPA is no less than 4.50 out of 5.00, or 3.50 out of 4.00.

2. Very good—if the cumulative GPA is 3.75 or higher but less than 4.50 (out of 5.00), or 2.75 or higher but less than 3.50 (out of 4.00).

3. Good—if the cumulative GPA is 2.75 or higher but less than 3.75 (out of 5.00), or 1.75 or higher but less than 2.75 (out of 4.00).

4. Pass—if the cumulative GPA is 2.00 or higher but less than 2.75 (out of 5.00), or 1.00 or higher but less than 1.75 (out of 4.00).

The Rules of Implementation for Qassim University:

The general grade assigned to the cumulative GPA at the time of the student’s graduation is based on his/her cumulative GPA in a scale of 5:00 and calculated as follows:

1. Excellent—if the cumulative GPA is no less than 4.50

2. Very good—if the cumulative GPA is 3.75 or higher but less than 4.50.

3. Good—if the cumulative GPA is 2.75 or higher but less than 3.75.

4. Pass—if the cumulative GPA is 2.00 or higher but less than 2.75.

Award of Honour Degree at Unaizah College of Medicine:

First honours are granted to the student who has earned a cumulative GPA between 4.75 and 5.00 (out of 5.00) or between 3.75 and 4.00 (out of 4.00) at the time of his/her graduation.

Second honours are granted to the student who has earned a cumulative GPA of 4.25 or higher but less than 4.75 (out of 5.00), or 3.25 or higher but less than 3.75 (out of 4.00) at the time of his/her graduation.

The student who is eligible for first or second honours also must meet the following criteria:

A. He/She must not have failed any course completed at the University or any other university.

B. He/She must have completed all graduation requirements within a specified period, the maximum of which is the average of the maximum and minimum limits for completing his/her degree program.

C. He/She must have completed 60 percent or more of the graduation requirements at the university from which he/she is graduating.

The Rules of Implementation for Qassim University:

First honors are granted to the student who has earned a cumulative GPA between 4.75 and 5.00 at the time of his/her graduation. Second honors are granted to the student who has earned a cumulative GPA of 4.25 or higher but less than 4.75 at the time of his/her graduation.  Earning first or second honors is contingent upon the following:

1. The student has never failed a course at the university or at any university he attended before.

2. The student has finished all graduation requirements during a maximum period of the average duration between the minimum and maximum periods of study at the college.

3. The student has completed at least 60% of the graduation requirements at Qassim University.