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The Austrian grading system

In Austria, students' performance is evaluated by following the grade point scale as indicated in the table below:

International scale Austrian scale
A
(excellent / Sehr gut)
1
B
(very good, with few errors / Gut)
2
C
(good, with some errors / Befriedigend)
3
D
(satisfactory, with many errors / Ausreichend)
4
E
(sufficient. This is the minimum passing grade)
4

Source: Universities Act, The Legal Information System of the Republic of Austria - RIS