Amended R8435 Revised Scheme of Examination - Faculty of Arts
(Undergraduate Programmes)

Credit Based Evaluation System

Scheme of Examination

The performance of the learners shall be evaluated into two components. The learner’s performance shall be assessed by Internal Assessment with 25% marks in the first component by conducting the Semester End Examinations with 75% marks in the second component. The allocation of marks for the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examinations are shown below:- 

a) Internal Assessment – 25%                                                                              25 Marks

Sr.no. Particulars Marks
1

One periodical class test

20 Marks

2

Active participation in routine class instructional deliveries and overall conduct as a responsible learner, mannerism and articulation and exhibit of leadership qualities in organizing related academic activities.

05 Marks

b) Semester End Examinations – 75%                                                   75 Marks

Duration–These examinations shall be of 2.5 Hours duration.
ii) Theory question paper pattern

  • There shall be five questions each of 15 marks.
  • All questions shall be compulsory with internal choice within the questions.
  • Question may be subdivided into sub-questions a, b, c… and the allocation of marks depends on the weightage of the topic.

Passing standard

The learners to pass a course shall have to obtain a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate for each course where the course consists of Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination. The learners shall obtain minimum of 40% marks (i.e. 10 out of 25) in the Internal Assessment
and 40% marks in Semester End Examination (i.e. 30 out of 75) separately, to pass the course and minimum of Grade E, wherever applicable, to pass a particular semester. A learner will be said to have
passed the course if the learner passes the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination together.

Passing standard

The learners to pass a course shall have to obtain a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate for each course where the course consists of Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination. The learners shall obtain minimum of 40% marks (i.e. 10 out of 25) in the Internal Assessment
and 40% marks in Semester End Examination (i.e. 30 out of 75) separately, to pass the course and minimum of Grade E, wherever applicable, to pass a particular semester. A learner will be said to have
passed the course if the learner passes the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination together.

*Note:
1. Question Paper Pattern for Periodical Class Test for Courses at UG Programmes Written Class Test (20 Marks)

1

Match the Column / Fill in the Blanks / Multiple
Choice Questions (½ Marks each)

05 Marks

 2

Answer in One or Two Lines (Concept based Questions)
(1 Mark each)

05 Marks

3

Answer in Brief (Attempt Any Two of the Three) (5 Marks each)

10 Marks

Question Paper Pattern for Periodical Class Test for Courses at PG Programmes

No specific question paper pattern for PG programmes. It may be finalized by college proportionate to the nature of the programme/ course.

 

  • Note : As per previous ordinance there will not be any internal examination for practicals.
  • Note : It is noted that the Amended Regulation 8435 is to be implemented to all Semesters, i.e.
              Semester I to Semester VI to all Undergraduate programmes, simultaneously,
              under faculty of Arts, Commerce and Science from the academic year 2014 – 2015
     

Amended R8435 Revised Scheme of Examination - Faculty of Commerce
(Undergraduate Programmes)

Credit Based Evaluation System

Scheme of Examination

 

The performance of the learners shall be evaluated into two components. The learner’s performance shall be assessed by Internal Assessment with 25% marks in the first component by conducting the Semester End Examinations with 75% marks in the second component. The allocation of marks for the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examinations are shown below:- 

a) Internal Assessment – 25%                                                                              25 Marks

For courses without practical

Sr.no. Particulars Marks
1

One periodical class test

20 Marks

2

Active participation in routine class instructional deliveries and overall conduct as a responsible learner, mannerism and articulation and exhibit of leadership qualities in organizing related academic activities.

05 Marks

 

For courses with practical

Sr. no. Particulars Marks

1

Semester End Practical Examination
Journal ................................................... 05 Marks
Viva ....................................................... 05 Marks
Laboratory Work ......................................10 Marks

20 Marks

2

Active participation in routine class instructional deliveries and overall conduct as a responsible learner, mannerism and articulation and exhibit of leadership qualities in organizing related academic activities.

05 Marks

b) Semester End Examinations – 75%                                                   75 Marks

Duration–These examinations shall be of 2.5 Hours duration.
ii) Theory question paper pattern

  • There shall be five questions each of 15 marks.
  • All questions shall be compulsory with internal choice within the questions.
  • Question may be subdivided into sub-questions a, b, c… and the allocation of marks depends on the weightage of the topic.

Passing standard

The learners to pass a course shall have to obtain a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate for each course where the course consists of Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination. The learners shall obtain minimum of 40% marks (i.e. 10 out of 25) in the Internal Assessment
and 40% marks in Semester End Examination (i.e. 30 out of 75) separately, to pass the course and minimum of Grade E, wherever applicable, to pass a particular semester. A learner will be said to have
passed the course if the learner passes the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination together.

*Note:
1. Question Paper Pattern for Periodical Class Test for Courses at UG Programmes Written Class Test (20 Marks)

1

Match the Column / Fill in the Blanks / Multiple
Choice Questions (½ Marks each)

05 Marks

2

Answer in One or Two Lines (Concept based Questions)
(1 Mark each)

05 Marks

3

Answer in Brief (Attempt Any Two of the Three) (5 Marks each)

10 Marks

Question Paper Pattern for Periodical Class Test for Courses at PG Programmes

No specific question paper pattern for PG programmes. It may be finalized by college proportionate to the nature of the programme/ course.

Amended R8435 Revised Scheme of Examination - Faculty of Science
(Undergraduate Programmes)

Credit Based Evaluation System

Scheme of Examination

The performance of the learners shall be evaluated into two components. The learner’s performance shall be assessed by Internal Assessment with 25% marks in the first component by conducting the Semester End Examinations with 75% marks in the second component. The allocation of marks for the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examinations are shown below:- 

a) Internal Assessment – 25%                                                                 25 Marks

Sr. no.

Particulars Marks

1

One periodical class test

20 Marks

2

Active participation in routine class instructional deliveries and overall conduct as a responsible learner, mannerism and articulation and exhibit of leadership qualities in organizing related academic activities.

05 Marks

b) Semester End Examinations – 75%                                                   75 Marks

Duration–These examinations shall be of 2.5 Hours duration.
ii) Theory question paper pattern

  • There shall be five questions each of 15 marks.
  • All questions shall be compulsory with internal choice within
  • the questions.
  • Question may be subdivided into sub-questions a, b, c… and
  • the allocation of marks depends on the weightage of the topic.

Passing standard

The learners to pass a course shall have to obtain a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate for each course where the course consists of Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination. The learners shall obtain minimum of 40% marks (i.e. 10 out of 25) in the Internal Assessment
and 40% marks in Semester End Examination (i.e. 30 out of 75) separately, to pass the course and minimum of Grade E, wherever applicable, to pass a particular semester. A learner will be said to have
passed the course if the learner passes the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination together.

Passing standard

The learners to pass a course shall have to obtain a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate for each course where the course consists of Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination. The learners shall obtain minimum of 40% marks (i.e. 10 out of 25) in the Internal Assessment
and 40% marks in Semester End Examination (i.e. 30 out of 75) separately, to pass the course and minimum of Grade E, wherever applicable, to pass a particular semester. A learner will be said to have
passed the course if the learner passes the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination together.

*Note:
1. Question Paper Pattern for Periodical Class Test for Courses at UG Programmes Written Class Test (20 Marks)

1

Match the Column / Fill in the Blanks / Multiple
Choice Questions (½ Marks each)

05 Marks

2

Answer in One or Two Lines (Concept based Questions)
(1 Mark each)

05 Marks

3

Answer in Brief (Attempt Any Two of the Three) (5 Marks each)

10 Marks

Question Paper Pattern for Periodical Class Test for Courses at PG Programmes

No specific question paper pattern for PG programmes. It may be finalized by college proportionate to the nature of the programme/ course.

 

Note : As per previous ordinance there will not be any internal examination for practicals.

Note : It is noted that the Amended Regulation 8435 is to be implemented to all Semesters, i.e.
Semester I to Semester VI to all Undergraduate programmes, simultaneously,
under faculty of Arts, Commerce and Science from the academic year 2014 – 2015.


CARRY FORWARD OF THE MARKS IN CASE THE LEARNER GETS ‘F’GRADE IN ONE OR MORE SUBJECTS:
 

1) A learner who PASSES in the Internal Examination but FAILS in the Semester End Examination of the course shall reappear for the additional Semester End Examination of that course.
However his/her marks of the Internal Examinations shall be carried over and he/she shall be entitled for grade obtained by him/her on passing.
2) A learner who PASSES in the Semester End Examination but FAILS in the Internal Assessment of the course shall reappear for the Internal Examination- it will consist of one project of 40 marks which will be divided into 20 marks for the documentation of the project, 10 marks for the presentation and 10 marks for the viva and the interaction.
OR
for subjects with Practical/fieldwork, the examinations will consist of practical examination of 40 marks which will be divided into 20 marks for the laboratory work, 10 marks for the Viva Examination and 10 marks for the Journal.
However his/her marks of the Semester End Examination shall becarried over and he/she shall be entitled for grade obtained by him/her on passing. 

ALLOWED TO KEEP TERMS (ATKT): 

 ATKT for Faculties of Arts and Commerce is as under:-

 ATKT for Faculty of Science is as under:-

a. A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester II irrespective of number of heads of failure in the Semester I.
b. A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester III if he/she passes each of Semester I & Semester II
OR
A learner who fails in not more than four courses of Semester I and Semester II taken together with not more than two courses each in semester I & II.
c. A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester IV irrespective of number of heads of failure in Semester III. However, the learner shall pass each course of Semester I and Semester II in order to appear for Semester IV.
d. A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester V if he/she passes Semester I, Semester II, Semester III and Semester IV.
OR
A learner shall pass Semester I and Semester II and fails in not more than four courses of Semester III and Semester IV taken together with not more than two courses each in sem. III & Sem. IV.
A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester VI irrespective of number of heads of failure in the Semester V. However, the learner shall pass each course of Semester III and Semester IV in order to appear for Semester VI.
f. The result of Semester VI shall be kept in abeyance until the learner passes each of Semester I, Semester II, Semester III, Semester IV and
Semester V. 

 A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester II irrespective of grades obtained in each course of Semester I.
ii) A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester III if he/she passes (grade E’ or above in each course) each of Semester I and Semester II
OR
He/she fails in not more than three courses, in each of Semester-I and Semester II (For all Science Programmes, carrying total 900 or
more marks). He/she fails in not more than three courses with not more than total 200 marks, in each of Semester I and Semester II. (For all Science Programmes, carrying less than total 900 marks.)

iii) A learner shall be allowed to keep term for Semester IV irrespective of grades obtained in each course of Semester III. However learner
has to pass either of Semester I or Semester II in order to appear for Semester IV passes Semester I, Semester II, Semester III and Semester IV
OR
He/she has passed Semester I and Semester II and fails in not more than three courses in each of Semester III and Semester IV. (For all Science programmes, carrying total 900 or more marks).
iv) He/she has passed Semester I and Semester II and fails in not more than three courses with not more than total 200 marks, in each of Semester III and Semester IV. (For all Science Programmes, carrying less than total 900 marks.)
v) A learner shall be allowed to keep terms for Semester VI irrespective of grades obtained in each course of Semester V.
vi) The result of Semester VI shall be kept in abeyance until the learner passes each of Semester I, Semester II, Semester III, Semester IV and
Semester V.

 Eligibility to appear for Additional Examinations

A) INTERNAL ASSESSMENT:


Eligibility norms to appear for the additional class test or assignment or project for learners who remained absent:-
a) The learner must apply to the Head of the Institution giving the reason(s) for absence within 8 days of the conduct of the examination along with the necessary documents and testimonials.
b) If the learner is absent for participation in Inter Collegiate events, State or National or International level events, Training camp or coaching camp organized by authorized university or state or national or international bodies, NSS / NCC Events / Camps /cultural activities / sports activities / research festival or any other activities authenticated by the head of the institution, the head of the Institution shall generally grant permission to the learner to appear for the additional class test or assignment.

B) SEMESTER END EXAMINATIONS

A learner who does not appear i.e. remains absent in some or all the courses on medical grounds or for representing the college / university in sports, cultural activities, activities of NSS, NCC or sports training camps conducted by recognized bodies / competent authorities or for any other reason which is considered valid under exceptional circumstances and to the satisfaction of the Principal or the Head of the Institute OR fails in some or all the subjects iseligible to appear for the additional examination.
A learner who does not appear for both the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination shall not be eligible to appear for the additional Semester End Examination. The learner who has failed in the Semester End Examination and/ or in the additional examination shall be allowed to appear for the ATKT examination which will be conducted for the same semester of the next academic year. The additional Semester End Examination shall be of two hours duration and of 60 marks per course. The learner shall appear for the course of the Semester End Examination for which he/she was absent or has failed. Learners who are punished under O.5050 (12) (1) can appear for this additional examination, but Learners
who are punished under O.5050 (12) (2) to O.5050 (12) (12) are noteligible to appear for this additional examination.