The Senate of Usmanu Danfodiyo University at its 304th (Special) meeting held on Friday 7th October, 2016 considered the grading system in line with the NUC new approved Guidelines for Course System and Grade Point Average in Nigerian Universities and approved the following Table:
Under the NUC standard, Degree Classification based on CGPA are as thus:
3.5 - 4.00 (First Class)
3.0 - 3.49 (2nd Class Upper)
2.0 - 2.99 (2nd Class Lower)
1.0 - 1.99 (Third Class)
As per the approval of Senate, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto is adopting E as F.