Graduating cum laude

It is possbile to graduate with distinction (cum laude) and high distinction (summa cum laude). You can find the requirements here.

Cum laude

The requirements for a diploma with distinction (cum laude) and high distinction (summa cum laude) are as follows:

Cum Laude
* All components passed with 6.0 or higher;
* Weighted average of 8.0 or higher;
* Grade MA Thesis 8.0 or higher;

Summa Cum Laude
* All components passed with 6.0 or higher;
* Weighted average of 9.0 or higher;
* Grade MA Thesis 9.0 or higher;
 
The Board of Examiners may, however, make an exception from the general rules.