Everything depends on one’s mind. Nothing can be achieved without purity of mind.
Examination office is for the welfare of the students and special efforts are available for the physically challenged students and economically weaker sections of the community. An academic year is divided into two semesters. The first semester is from June/July to November/December and the second semester is from November/December to April/May. A semester consists of 90 working days
Evaluation consists of both Formative (CIA) and Summative(ESE). The entire Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes offered by our college have various assessments for continuous internal evaluation.Relevant types of internal assessment are developed suiting the needs and requirements of each specific course.The various assessment components are quiz, snap test, viva-voce, seminar, listening comprehension, reading comprehension, problem solving, map reading, group discussion, panel discussion, assignment, field visit, poster presentation, open book test, writing composition, case study, online test, etc.
The CIA marks are read out and signed by the students in the respective classes on the day specified in the calendar. CIA is mandatory for all the students.
|Library Record||3 marks|
|Any four of the assessment components (each 3 marks)||12 marks|
|Class Test<(best 2 out of 3)||5 marks|
|Model Examination||5 marks|
|Laboratory work assessment(best 2 out of 3)||20 marks|
|Viva voce/ Lab quiz||15 marks|
|Project Assessment||15 marks|
|Participation in discussion||10 marks|
The Summative Examinations (SEs) are conducted at the end of the semester.Questions are generated from question banks for Summative Examinations. The question banks are large and contain questions under various categories based on learning outcomes. The proportion of CIA evaluation to SE evaluation should be (30:70).The passing minimum for UG Programmeis 40% and PG Programme is 50%. Central evaluation is conducted for all semester examinations.There is double valuation for PG programmes. Results are passed in the Examination Committee Meeting and Mark Sheets are issued to students within a reasonable time. All UG/PG students can have their semester papers revalued by paying a nominal fee (as per Periyar University norms).