# Conversion of Percentage to CGPA

Conversion of Percentage to CGPA: The full form of CGPA is Cumulative Grade Point Average. The University Grants Commission (UGC), an official government body has set some pre-designed measures to introduced efficient grading in the higher education system of India. CGPA provides average grade points for the performance of the student. It has a ratio quantity which is expressed up to two decimal places.

CGPA is one such measure used vividly for the grading system in central, state universities in India for undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, diplomas and other certification programs. Many schools and boards use a grading system to evaluate an individual’s academic performance. This score of yours is the first and foremost factor every admissions committee considers in determining eligibility to apply to colleges.

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### What is CGPA?

CGPA is an abbreviation for Cumulative Grade Point Average. It is a grading system used in the educational field. It is generally used to assess a student’s overall academic achievement in a particular subject. The cumulative grade point average (CGPA) is calculated by taking the average of the GPA a student receives each semester and dividing it by the total number of credits.

### How To Calculate CGPA?

Your CGPA is calculated by dividing the sum of the grade points earned by the total credit value of course you have attempted. For Example:- if your credit score is B and your GPA is your average grade point, your CGPA will be (GPA*B) divided by a total of B.

### Conversion of Percentage to CGPA

For Conversion of Percentage to CGPA, divide your percentage by 9.5 and the result will be your CGPA. Suppose you want to convert 70% to CGPA, we divide it by 9.5 and the resulting number 7.9 is the CGPA.

For Example:- If you scored 80% in an academic session, then your CGPA would be -(80/9.5)= 8.4