What is the grading scheme for CMU|Portugal program?

The curriculum at UMA may be given on a 100 point scale or a 20 point scale. In either case, your final grade will be delivered on the 20 point scale. If you are in the CMU-Portugal program, then your grade will be changed to the CMU scale. CMU grades on an A-F scale, the conversions are as follows:

20 - A+

19 - A

18 - A-

17 - B+

16 - B

15 - B-

14/13 - C+

12 - C

11/10 - C-

In addition, you will be awarded "Quality Points". Quality points are required by the European Union, and are given as follows:

20 - 4.33

19 - 4.00

18 - 3.67

17 - 3.33

16 - 3.00

15 - 2.67

14/13 - 2.33

12 - 2.00

11 - 1.67