INTERNATIONAL GRADE CONVERSION GUIDE FOR HIGHER EDUCATION
This guide, provided by World Education Services, contains suggested grade conversions for higher education in more than 120
countries. To access the grade conversion tables, please choose a country from the drop-down below.
For a full explanation of the methodology for grade conversions utilized by WES for this guide please refer
to the Guidelines for Users.
The interpretation of foreign grades is a sensitive issue within the field of international education as grading systems
vary significantly from country to country. The suggested grade conversions presented here are not the only ones available.
A number of formulas, models and approaches for grade translation, credit transfer and credential evaluation have been adopted in both Europe
and the United States over the years. For an in-depth look at grading in different countries and the issues concerning grade conversions,
please see the article by Guy Haug entitled "Capturing
the Message Conveyed by Grades."