One explanation is that some universities are much better at teaching than others and that is why they award more first class degrees than expected. All groups award about the same number of First/2:1 degrees as expected.
In this regard, is it worth getting a first class degree?
In an ideal world, everyone would like to have a first class honours degree, but don't kill yourself over it if you can't get it. If you want to get a job, you don't actually need to strive for a first class honours. Some companies (usually the really large ones) will demand this, but most will not.
Additionally, what is first class in graduation?
First class degree refers to the final year percentage you received . That is if our graduation result has percentage above 60 than it's called a first class degree but if we pass with 75 percentage and above then it's called a with honours degree.
How do I graduate with first class in Nigeria university?
That is what is called the Cumulative Grade Point Average, (CGPA) which is a weighted scoring system with maximum of 5.0 in most tertiary institutions in Nigeria. You make a first class when you score a CGPA of 4.50 and above upon graduation.
Is it hard to get a first class degree?
Achieving any degree at University is great, but some aspire for something greater. Getting a first-class honours at university is a way of proving your academic prowess, commitment to study, and determination to achieve the very best that you can. Getting a first is difficult, but far from impossible.