Compensation B1 and B2/B3

Compensation B1 and B2/B3

In the Rules and Guidelines is stated that a student has passed the final exam when he/she has taken all examination parts, with pass grades or exemptions. However, a student may also pass the final exam with a 4.5 or higher for one examination part of the course year B1, provided that all components of course year B1 were passed, with the exception of the component with the 4.5 or higher, and this insufficient grade is compensated for by at one rounded 7 or higher for another component of B1.

In addition, a student may also pass the final exam with a 4.5 or higher for one examination part of the course year B2 or B3, except for the minor, internship and the Research Training/Bachelor Thesis, provided that the calculated grade point average mentioned in article 6.2 paragraph 2 is at least 7.0.

Procedure: The B1 compensation rule will automatically be processed in Osiris. The B2/3 compensation rule will only be applied by the Examination Board upon student’s request: submit your request via the Online Request Form, please include the most recent Osiris study progress overview ("studievoortgangsrapport"). Your GPA will be calculated by the Department of Exam Administration, whereafter the Examination Board will send you the final decision.