Hari om, you are asking a question as to: âWhat does'First Class with distinction' mean?â Generally if you get 60% and above aggregate marks , you are supposed to have got first class. More than one in four university graduates are still being awarded first class degrees despite a crackdown on grade inflation. The University of Surrey has given first-class degrees to more than 40% of its students in recent years - and now about three-quarters of them either get a first â¦ In 1950 17,300 students were awarded first degrees and 2,400 were awarded higher degrees at UK universities. I've read that the number of firsts across all subjects is around 11%, but also that it varies between subjects. University - percentage First class awards The proportion of degrees awarded (excluding unclassified and other) in the first class category increased from 14.7% in 2005/06 to 17.0% in 2009/10 or from 441 to 571 firsts. This pattern was observed at both the elementary and secondary levels. attaining first and upper second class degrees between 2010-11 and 2016-17, meaning that the sector-level increase of 11.6 percentage points in first class degree attainment over this time period cannot be explained by these factors alone. Historically, First Class Honours were uncommon, but as of 2019 are awarded to nearly thirty percent of graduates from British universities. Biggest increases in first-class degrees in mainstream universities 2010-11 to 2015-16 University of Surrey 19.3% to 41.2% University of East Anglia 12.5% to 34% The proportion of teacher trainees with first-class or 2:1 degrees has risen 3 percentage points compared to last year (71%), and 13 percentage points compared to â¦ The percentage of public school teachers who held a postbaccalaureate degree (i.e., a masterâs, education specialist, or doctorâs degree) 1 was higher in 2017â18 (58 percent) than in 1999â2000 (47 percent). 2. The results were striking: the difference between the actual number of first class degrees awarded and the expected number based on the subject mix and entry standards of the university differed markedly between institutions, varying from over â¦ Only 14.4 per cent of degrees were awarded first-class honours in 2009-10 â but now two in every seven graduates gained top class degrees in 2017-18, the latest data shows. The difference of 2.3% is In 1950 30% of 15 year olds, 14% of 16 year olds and 7% of 17 year olds were in full-time education in England and Wales. c2010 In 2010-11 there were 21,281 public sector mainstream primary schools. The proportion of first class degrees has increased by two per cent each year since 2013/14 and four-fold since 1994/5, according to figures published by â¦ Does anyone know the percentage of students receiving a first class degree in Computer Science specifically? These were attended by First Class Honours, referred to as a 'first', is the highest honours classification and indicates high academic achievement. Percentage of First and First and Upper Second Class awards at University and Faculty level.