It will benefit to the students who just miss the first Class or Higher Second class by just 0.5% of the marks. Same kind of students will get additional 0.5% grace marks to get first class or Higher Second Class.
According to UGC rule , if any student score 60% , he will get Second Class but If he Scored 60.1% then he will get First Class. In this Case Bangalore University will add 0.2 marks to the student to give him/her first class. Student will not get disappoint just because of 0.2 marks.
Bangalore University decided to give 0.1% to 0.5% grace marks to the students to bring the student to First class rather than Higher Second Class.