RULES & REGULATIONS

Exemptions

Exemptions may be granted to a student in courses that have been studied and passed in this University or any other recognized institutions, subject to the approval of Senate. The exemption fee is as current Senate fees list. All applications are to be received not later than one month after registration.

Change of Programme

A Student who, having completed registration process, wishes to change his course of study, may apply to the Director – DDEOL.

Evaluation

A two-tier system of evaluation is followed whereby proportionate weightage is given as follows:

  • Final Examination – 60%
  • Continuous Assessment – 40%
  1. Continuous Assessment of a student will be done through quizzes, assignments, tests and any other exercises to be determined by the respective Lecturers.
  2. A student who fails to satisfy the requirements for Continuous Assessment shall not be allowed to sit for the sessional examinations.
  3. A Lecturer is mandated to bar a student from writing the final examination if that student’s continuous assessment is deemed unsatisfactory or the attendance was inadequate (i.e. less than 80%)
Assessment Grades

In assessing the performance of a candidate in a course, the Examiners shall:

  1. Take into consideration the work done by the candidate during the year along with performance in the examination.
  2. Give due weight to a report on practical work done by the candidate, wherever these are required.
  3. Where oral work is required for a course or subject, unless otherwise provided, a pass in it shall be necessary.

There shall be grade codes as set out below:

A+ Distinction
A Distinction
B+ Meritorious
B Very Satisfactory
C+ Clear Pass
C Bare Pass
D+ Bare Fail
D Fail
P Compensatory Pass
NE No Examination Taken
LT Left Without Permission
DQ Disqualified
WP Withdrew with Permission

The following marking scheme is used for grading student performance :

Diploma (Mathematics and Science Teachings)
Marks {%} Grade Description
90 – 100 {%} A+ Distinction
85 – 89 {%} A Distinction
80 – 84 {%} B+ Meritorious
70 – 79 {%} B Very Satisfactory
60 – 69 {%} C+ Definite Pass
50 – 59 {%} C Bare Pass
40 – 49 {%} D+ Bare Fail
0 – 39 {%} D Fail
WP Withdraw with Permission
NE No Examination Taken
EX Exempted
DEF Deferred
Other Diploma Programmes
Marks {%} Grade Description
86 – 100 {%} A+ Distinction
76 – 85 {%} A Distinction
68 – 75 {%} B+ Meritorious
62 – 67 {%} B Very Satisfactory
56 – 61 {%} C+ Definite Pass
50 – 55 {%} C Bare Pass
40 – 49 {%} D+ Bare Fail
0 – 39 {%} D Fail
WP Withdraw with Permission
NE No Examination Taken
LT Left Without Permission
EX Deferred
DEF Deferred
Other Degree Programmes
Marks {%} Grade Description
86 – 100 {%} A+ Distinction
76 – 85 {%} A Distinction
68 – 75 {%} B+ Meritorious
62 – 67 {%} B Very Satisfactory
56 – 61 {%} C+ Definite Pass
50 – 55 {%} C Bare Pass
40 – 49 {%} D+ Bare Fail
0 – 39 {%} D Fail
WP Withdraw with Permission
NE No Examination Taken
LT Left Without Permission
EX Deferred
DEF Deferred