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3.3.1.11    Degree Classification

All students are on a track that leads to either the BSc/BPharm or BSc (Hons)/BPharm (Hons) degree. CAP computation is based on all modules completed at all levels, excluding:

  1. Modules for which grades obtained have no assigned grade points (for e.g. EXE, OCT, OVS, S/U, CS/CU, IC, IP); and
  2. ES1000 Basic English Course.

Students’ degree and Honours classification will be determined by their CAP as follows:

BSc (Hons)/BPharm (Hons)

Classification CAP cut-offs
Honours (Highest Distinction) 4.50 & above
Honours (Distinction) 4.00 – 4.49
Honours (Merit) 3.50 – 3.99
Honours 3.00 – 3.49
Pass (BSc / BPharm) 2.00 – 2.99
Fail Below 2.00

 BSc

Classification CAP cut-offs
Pass with Merit 3.00 and above
Pass 2.00 – 2.99
Fail Below 2.00