JNTUH AWARD OF DEGREE, DISTINCTION, DIVISION, MEDALS & RANKS:
Award of degree
A student who registers for all the specified subjects/ courses as listed in the course structure and secures the required number of 192 credits (with CGPA ≥ 5.0), within 8 academic years from the date of commencement of the first academic year, shall be declared to have ‘qualified’ for the award of the B.Tech. degree in the chosen branch of Engineering as selected at the time of admission.
JNTUH R16 First Class with Distinction
Students with final CGPA (at the end of the under graduate programme) ≥ 8.00, and fulfilling the following conditions –
(i) Should have passed all the subjects/courses in ‘first appearance’ within the first 4 academic years (or 8 sequential semesters) from the date of commencement of first year first semester.
(ii) Should have secured a CGPA ≥ 8.00, at the end of each of the 8 sequential semesters, starting from first year first semester onwards.
(iii) Should not have been detained or prevented from writing the end semester examinations in any semester due to shortage of attendance or any other reason, shall be placed in ‘first class with distinction’.
JNTUH distinction percentage can be found using [CGPA Earned 8.0 – 0.5]x 10 = 75%
Students with final CGPA (at the end of the under graduate programme) ≥ 6.50 but < 8.00, shall be placed in ‘first class’.
Students with final CGPA (at the end of the under graduate programme) ≥ 5.50 but < 6.50, shall be placed in ‘second class’.
All other students who qualify for the award of the degree, with final CGPA (at the end of the under graduate programme) ≥ 5.00 but < 5.50, shall be placed in ‘pass class’.
University Rank and Gold Medal
Students fulfilling the conditions listed under ‘first class with distinction’ alone will be eligible for award of ‘university rank’ and ‘gold medal’.