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Cum Laude

Cum Laude

graduating with Honors

If you comply with the rulings as mentioned in Article 5.2 Degree classifications (Iudicia) of teh Rules and regulations document. see link below, you are eligible to graduate Cum laude /with honours. The criteria for this are:

- the weighted average must be at least 8,0 prior to any rounding;

- The master’s degree in question must be completed within 2 years after the start of the first year of study of the programme after the start of the first year of study of the programme;

 

- The master’s degree in question must be completed within 1 year.

- Exam results that are not in the form of a grade are not included in the calculation of the grade point average;

- The cum laude classification is not awarded automatically. The student’s progress and build-up of grades are taken into account by the Examinations Board.

- No grade can be lower than a 7.0;

- The Master thesis grade is at least an 8,0 prior to any rounding;

- When a student hands in the master thesis after the deadline, it will be regarded as a retake. The student then no longer has the opportunity to graduate cum laude, unless the delay in study progress is a result of force majeure.

Rules and Regulations