Sweden uses the ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) with Masters degrees being worth 60 or 120 ECTS credits, depending on their length.
How many credits do you do in a Masters?
How many credits is a Masters? A UK Masters degree is worth 180 credits.
Are all masters 180 credits?
Taught masters degrees require 180 credits worth of work, made of a combination of taught modules, projects and a dissertation. The individual masters modules are usually worth between 10 and 30 credits each, depending on their length and the amount of assessment required.
How many credits is a bachelor’s degree in Sweden?
Degrees, credits and levels
|Higher Education Diploma||120 credits|
|Bachelor’s Degree||180 credits|
|Master’s Degree||60 credits|
How many credits do you need to pass a Masters?
To obtain a masters degree you need to have done enough work to add up to 180 credits in total, any less than this, and you are not eligible to be awarded one. However, should you start and be unable to complete this, 120 credits is worth a Postgraduate diploma, and 60 credits a Postgraduate certificate.
Is a 2.1 masters degree good?
A 2.1 is still a good degree. In most universities a first is 70% and if you get put up to a 1st from a 68% onwards, you should consider yourself very lucky. If universities inflate grades in this way, they are usually only doing it to make themselves look better.
How many credits is a Pgcert?
Masters degrees usually take one year to complete when studied full time and consist of modules worth 180 credits. By contrast: PGDips take two terms with modules worth 120 credits. PGCerts last just one term with modules worth 60 credits.