Assessment Process and Grading System
Tabular Presentation of Grading System
A student’s performance in a course shall be graded as follows:
|Grade ||Mark ||Grade Point ||Description |
|A||80 - 100||4.0||Excellent|
|B+||75 - 79 ||3.5 ||Very Good|
|B ||70 - 74 ||3.0 ||Good |
|C+||65 - 69||2.5 ||Average |
|C ||60 - 64 ||2.0 ||Fair |
|D+ ||55 - 59 ||1.5 ||Barely Satisfactory|
|D ||50 - 54 ||1.0||Weak Pass |
|E ||0 - 49 ||0 ||fail |
|IC||- ||- ||Incomplete Grade |
|X ||- ||- ||Disqualified |
|Z ||- ||- ||Examination Malpractice |
Grade X shall be awarded to a student who is unable to complete a course for reasons adjudged by the Department and Faculty Boards as unsatisfactory.
Classification of Certificate, Diploma and Degree
Undergraduate Degree Programme awarded by University of Education, Winneba
|Class Designation||CGPA |
|First Class ||3.4 - 4.0 |
|Second Class (Upper Division)||3.0 - 3.49 |
|Second Class (Lower Division) ||2.5 - 2.99 |
|Third Class ||2.0 - 2.49 |
|Pass ||1.0 - 1.99|
|Fail ||Less than 1.0 |
Computation of Grade Point Average (GPA)
GPA is the sum of the product of Credit Points and the student’s Grade Points attained in the courses taken in a semester divided by the total credits registered in that semester. Assuming a science student took the following courses in the Fifth semester:
|Course Code ||Credits (CP) ||Marks Obtained ||Grade Letter ||Grade Point (GP) ||CP X GP |
|BIT311 ||3 ||72 ||B ||3 ||9 |
|BIT312 ||3 ||81 ||A ||4 ||12 |
|BIT313 ||3 ||60 ||C ||2 ||6 |
|BIT314 ||3 ||74 ||B ||3 ||9 |
|3 ||80 ||A ||4 ||12 |
|72||B ||3 ||9 |
|BIT317 ||3 ||81 ||A ||4 ||12 |
GPA = Total CP x GP / CP
69 /21 = 3.29
Step 1: Admission Requirements
Ensure that you have met the admission requirements for the programme that you are interested in.
Step 3: Provide the following supporting documents
Note: Additional supporting documents may be required on a case-to-case basis, which our staff will advise the applicant accordingly.
Only duplicate copies of these documents (except photographs) should be submitted to the College. Original copies of the documents will be required by the Admissions Department upon approval of the Student’s application.
Documents in foreign languages MUST be translated into English language and legally certified.
Types of payment Modes: Cash / Cheques / Banker's Draft only
Payments in Ghana Cedi and US$ are accepted.
Step 4: Send us your application
You are required to submit all required documents to the Admission Department personally or mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Please make sure that your application forms and documents reach us at least 2 weeks before course commencement.
Step 5: Acceptance by the College
Processing time of completed application will take approximately 5 working days. A telephonic interview may also be conducted if required. Applicants who have been offered a place at BlueCrest Ghana will receive the following via email:
Step 6: Fee Payment
Upon receiving the letter of acceptance from the student, the BlueCrest shall also ensure that the following are adhered to:
For Certificate and Diploma Programs:
Intakes for these programs are open throughout the year. Please contact BlueCrest College Admissions Office for batch start dates for these programs.
For Undergraduate Degree Programs:
The BlueCrest Ghana Academic Calendar for Undergraduate Degree program consists of two intakes per year, as per the below:
|Term||Duration (Academic Year)||Application Deadlines|
|Fall|| September – July || 25th August|
|Spring||Feb - December|| 15th February|
For Postgraduate Degree Programs:
Postgraduate Degree programs are offered in partnership with University of Sunderland, UK. Intake for these programs are generally announced during the months of July and November each year. Session starts in October and February respectively.
Prospectus and Application
Click here to download the Application Form and other Admission related documents.
Fee are different for individual programmes. Kindly write to registrar@bluecrest..edu.gh for more details about the fee of the programme selected.
BlueCrest College Ghana announced new merit based scholarships for fresh applicants and continuous students, which will be effective from August 2016. Unlike before these scholarships are applicable for admission into the undergraduate degree programmes for both Ghanaian and Foreign applicants. Fresh Applicants can get upto 100% scholarships based upon their grades in WASSCE / SSSCE examination.
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, and selection is highly competitive.
Regular Applicant into Level 100 Semester 1 and Semester 2:
1. Grade Criteria
Scholarships are awarded for one year only. Students are encouraged to reapply each year.
8th August 2016
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