Fin the Grading System in Kenya

University

Grade Scale Grade Description US Grade
A 70.00 - 100.00 First Class Honours A
B 60.00 - 69.00 Second Class Honours (Upper) A-
C 50.00 - 59.00 Second Class Honours (Lower) B
D 40.00 - 49.00 Pass C
E 0.00 - 39.00 Fail F

 

KCSE (Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education)

Grade Scale US Grade
A 80.00 – 100.00 A
A- 75.00 – 79.99 A-
B+ 70.00 – 74.99 B+
B 65.00 – 69.99 B
B- 60.00 – 64.99 B-
C+ 55.00 – 59.99 C+
C 50.00 – 54.99 C
C- 45.00 – 49.99 C-
D+ 40.00 – 44.99 D+
D 35.00 – 39.99 D
D- 30.00 – 34.99 D-
E 0.00 – 29.99 E

 

Most Common

Grade Scale US Grade
A 70.00 – 100.00 A
A- 65.00 – 69.99 A-
B+ 60.00 – 64.99 B+
B 50.00 – 59.99 B
C+ 45.00 – 49.99 C+
C 40.00 – 44.99 C
E 0.00 – 39.99 E

 

Secondary Level

Grade Scale US Grade
A 12.00 A+
 A-  11.00 – 11.99  A
 B+  10.00 – 10.99  A-
 B  9.00 – 9.99  B+
 B-  8.00 – 8.99  B
 C+  7.00 – 7.99  C+
C  6.00 – 6.99  C
 C-  5.00 – 5.99  C-
 D+  4.00 – 4.99  D
 D  3.00 – 3.99  D
 D-  2.00 – 2.99  D
 E  1.00 – 1.99  E