How To Calculate GPA and CGPA in National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)
Today, I am going to share with you a short way to know your GPA and CGPA at National Open University of Nigeria.. Many people get confused about the fact that they have perform poorly in the tenure at the school.
So if you are the new comers. here is little things you need to know before you start gambling in the school campus.. Just sit Down and read it..
what is GPA AND CGPA ?
GPA denotes Grade Point Average while
CGPA denotes Cumulative Grade Point Average
The difference between the two lies in the fact that GPA is the standard of your academic performance in a particular semester while CGPA is the standard of your academic performance from the commencement of your programme till date.
CALCULATION OF GPA AND CGPA
I will use three courses to illustrate the technique in order to make it easier for you to understand.
After your TMAs and exams, your academic performance in all the courses you took in a particular semester is called GPA calculated thus:
Code. PHY 102
Points. 4 points
Units. 3 units
Code. LAW 111
Points. 5 points
Units. 2 units
Code. CIT 101
Points. 3 points
Units. 3 units
GP for PHY 102=12, GP for LAW 111=10 , GP for CIT 101=9
GPA=total GP/total credit units=12+10+9/3+2+3=31/8=3.88
If in the next semester, you obtain a GPA of 30/7, for instance, your CGPA at that time will be 31+30/8+7=61/15=4.07
CLASSES OF DEGREE
First Class (70-100) CGPA (4.5-5)
Second Class Upper (60-69) CGPA(3.5-4.49)
Second Class Lower (50-59) CGPA (2.4-3.49)
Third Class (45-49) CGPA(1.5-2.39)