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Grading Chart

Students who participate in an exchange program need to obtain the equivalent of a “C” or above for the grade to be considered passing at Drexel. Below is a list of minimum grades needed to pass at each of our partner institutions. These conversions were developed based on information provided by the partner institutions and by professional credential evaluation organizations.

If you do not receive the grade listed below or higher, the course will be listed as “NCR” for “no credit”.

If you withdraw from a course abroad, and it’s listed on the abroad transcript as withdrawn, the course will appear as a “W” on the Drexel transcript. All classes that appear on the abroad transcript must appear on the Drexel transcript, regardless of grade.

The Study Abroad Office must have the official transcript from your host university to process your grades and credits. 

Program NameCountryMinimum Grade
Drexel in Australia: Australian College of the ArtsAustraliaPass
Drexel in Australia: Swinburne UniversityAustraliaPass (50)
Drexel in Australia: University of New South WalesAustraliaPass (50)
Drexel in Australia: University of SydneyAustraliaPass (50)
Drexel in Brazil: University of Sao PauloBrazilvaries
Drexel in Chile: Pontificia Universidad CatolicaChile4
Drexel in China: Shanghai JiaoTong UniversityChinaC
Drexel in China: Tsinghua UniversityChinaC
Drexel in Denmark: Denmark Technical UniversityDenmark02
Drexel in Egypt: American University CairoEgyptC
Drexel in England: University of SheffieldUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in England: Aston Business SchoolUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in England: Bristol UniversityUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in England: Queen Mary University LondonUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in England: University of LeedsUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in England: University of YorkUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in France: Computing & Informatics in LyonFrance10
Drexel in France: Ecole Superieure du Commerce ExterieurFrance10
Drexel in France: Sciences PoFrance10
Drexel in France:Universite Technologique de TroyesFrance10
Drexel in Germany: Universities of Applied SciencesGermany3.6
Drexel in Hong Kong: City University of Hong KongHong KongC
Drexel in Hong Kong: HKUST SummerHong KongC
Drexel in Hong Kong: Hong Kong UniversityHong KongC
Drexel in Hong Kong: Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyHong KongC
Drexel in Hong Kong: Polytechnic UniversityHong KongC
Drexel in Ireland: National University of Ireland, GalwayIreland40
Drexel in Ireland: University College CorkIreland40
Drexel in Israel: Ben Gurion UniversityIsraelTBD
Drexel in Israel: Technion Israel Institute of TechnologyIsraelTBD
Drexel in Italy: Design in FlorenceItalyC
Drexel in Japan:Tohoku UniversityJapan60
Drexel in Korea: Hanyang SummerKorea, SouthC0
Drexel in Korea: Hanyang UniversityKorea, SouthC0
Drexel in Korea: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and TechnologyKorea, SouthC0
Drexel in Korea: Seoul National UniversityKorea, SouthC0
Drexel in Scotland: Edinburgh Napier UniversityUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in Scotland: University of AberdeenUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in Singapore: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Summer in AsiaSingaporeC
Drexel in Singapore: Nanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeC
Drexel in Spain: Engineering Winter in MadridSpain5
Drexel in Spain: Spanish Language & CultureSpain5
Drexel in Spain: Universidad de NavarraSpain5
Drexel in Spain: Universidad NebrijaSpain5
Drexel in Spain: UP ComillasSpain5
Drexel in Sweden: KTH Royal Institute of TechnologySwedenpass
Drexel in Turkey, Middle Eastern Technical UniversityTurkey5
Drexel in Turkey: Bilkent UniversityTurkey5
Drexel in Turkey: Bogazici UniversityTurkey5
Drexel in Turkey: Koc UniversityTurkey5
Drexel in Turkey: Sabanci UniversityTurkey5
Drexel in Uruguay: Universidad de MontevideoUruguay3
Drexel in Wales: Cardiff UniversityUnited Kingdom40
Drexel in the Netherlands: Amsterdam University of Applied SciencesNetherlands6
Drexel in Spain: Pompeu Fabra University Spain5
Drexel in France: INSA LyonFrance10
Drexel in Italy: University of BolognaItaly 21
Drexel in Switzerland: Zurich University of Applied SciencesSwitzerland5