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The Italian grading system

The Italian grading system varies depending on the level of education.

Most Italian universities use the grade point scale as seen on the table below:

International scale Italian scale
A
(Excellent)

30 (Eccellente)

B
(Very good, with few errors)
29 - 30 (Ottimo)
C
(Good, with some errors)
27 - 28 (Buono)
D
(Satisfactory, with many errors)
24 - 26 (Abbastanza buono)
E
(Sufficient)
18 - 23 (Sufficiente)
F
(Fail)
< 17 - Respinto

At upper secondary school, grades follow an assessment scale with a minimum grade point of 60 to a maximum of 100.

You may use the European grades comparison chart to learn how you would score in Europe.