Cum laude criteria

The 'cum laude' classification will be awarded to the Master’s student if each of the following conditions has been met:

  1. A mark of at least 8.5 has been earned for the major research project.

  2. A mark of at least 8.5 has been earned for the minor research project or profile*. 

  3. A mark of at least 8.5 has been earned for the writing assignment*.

  4. A weighted (to credits) average mark of at least 8.0 has been earned for the other components of the programme, and no grades below 7.0. 

  5. No re-examinations, substitute or replacement tests were taken.

  6. Exemptions that do not count have been obtained for no more than 12 credits.

  7. The Board of Examiners has not taken any decision that fraud or plagiarism was committed.

  8. The final examination of the Master’s Degree programme was passed within three years.

* For Biomedical Image Sciences and Epidemiology condition 2 is not applicable. For Epidemiology Postgraduate conditions 2 and 3 are not applicable. For Science and Business Management condition 2 is applicable for the business internship, condition 3 is not applicable.