NATIONAL ASSESSMENT AND ACCREDITATION COUNCIL revised the Grading system. The present grading includes Grading in 4 Grades: A, B, C, D.
NAAC have published the Notification on the website on 17.05.2016
Content of Notice:
As per the decision of Executive Committee the Grading System of NAAC has been revised as below. The revised grading system will come into effect from 1st July 2016.
CGPA Letter Grade Status
3.76 – 4.00 A++ Accredited
3.51 – 3.75 A+ Accredited
3.01 – 3.50 A Accredited
2.76 – 3.00 B++ Accredited
2.51 – 2.75 B+ Accredited
2.01 – 2.50 B Accredited
1.51 – 2.00 C Accredited
≤ 1.50 D Not Accredited
The present system of descriptors for letter grades, i.e., Very Good, Good, Satisfactory, Unsatisfactory, is discontinued in the revised grading system.
• All higher education institutions for which visits will take place from 1st July 2016 onwards will be graded as per the revised grading system irrespective of date of submission of Self Study Report (SSR).
• As of now except for the letter grades to be assigned, all other aspects of Assessment and Accreditation methodology such as the Criteria, Key aspects, calculation of Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) etc. and the manuals remain the same.
• Higher Education Institutions already accredited in the earlier grading system will continue with the same accreditation status till validity period.