General Code of Conduct
- It is compulsory for all to submit their vaccination certificate at the college office.
- Classes start from 10.40 a.m. and may continue up to 2.20 p.m. on all the six days of a week (Monday to Saturday).
- Students are advised to come to the Institute by 10:20 am to attend classes. As per university rules 75% attendance is mandatory to appear in semester end examination.
- Students must adhere to the Dress Code of the Institute.
- Use of mobile phones in the classrooms, Library, labs, workshop area etc.is strictly prohibited.
- Every student must carry his / her Identity Card while entering the campus and identify himself with help of the Identity Card whenever asked for.
- No guests / visitors shall be allowed with the students in the class/lab/ library.
- Students must help keep the institute neat and clean and also preserve and maintain the greeneries. Eatables are not allowed inside the study areas including labs, library, workshops.
- Students must conserve electricity and water. They must switch off lights & fans when they leave the class room, laboratories.
Rules to be followed in Library
Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
On working days the services of the following sections of the Central Library will remain open, as below:
Reading Room 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Lending Section 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Internet section 10 am to 2 pm
Under urgent, abnormal or unforeseen circumstances, the Library or any of its sections may be opened later or closed earlier than the scheduled hours at the discretion of Librarian or Principal or Director, after proper intimation to all concerned.
Following activities shall be deemed as act of indiscipline
- Disruption of, or improper interference with the academic, administrative, sporting, social or other activities of the institute, whether on institute premises or elsewhere
- Using abusive language and creating nuisance in the premises of this institute, disturbing the peace and independent rights of fellow students and faculty members;
- Violent, indecent, disorderly, threatening or offensive behavior or language and action likely to cause injury or impair safety on this premises
- Fraud, deceit, deception, dishonesty or theft in relation to this institute or its staff, or in connection with holding any office, or in relation to being a student of this institute;
- Action likely to cause sexual or racial harassment of any student, member of staff or other employee of this institute or any authorized visitor of this institute;
- Damage to, or defacement of, College’s property caused intentionally or recklessly, or misappropriation of such property which includes , damaging library books, resources and furniture like cupboards / lockers / file cabinets / walls /doors/ windows/ white board / tables / equipment / chairs etc. by way of writing names/painting/scribbling etc.;
- Misuse or unauthorized use of the institute premises or items of property, including computer misuse;
- Being instrumental directly or indirectly for mass absenteeism or boycott of classes resulting in vitiating the atmosphere of the Institute; Threatening, physically preventing or using any other means from preventing the students from attending classes;
- Consuming drugs, alcohol or any other activity in Campus which is construed as a societal offence at large;
Penalties for minor disciplinary violation
Where the violation is considered minor by the Competent Authority, the following penalties may be imposed at the discretion of the Competent Authority for minor disciplinary violations:
- A warning to be issued to the student for first offence may not be placed in the students record. However, in case of a repeat offence the censure may be placed on the students record and may invite action;
- A fine may be imposed for each violation / offence;
- Withholding scholarship or other benefits/ grade cards / offer letters
Penalties for major disciplinary violation
When violation is considered major by the Competent Authority, the following penalties may be imposed for the major disciplinary violations:
- Suspension / debarment from the institute where the student will be declared persona-non-grata and will be debarred from entering the premises, facilities and from attending the classes or;
- Permanent expulsion from the institute or;
- The defaulter may be debarred form taking an examination or examinations for one year or more than one year.
- Any other course of action which may be reasonable in the circumstances.
Penalties for ragging
As per Supreme Court Judgment ragging is - any disorderly conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act with the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any other student, Indulging in rowdy or undisciplined activities which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or a junior student or asking the students to do any act or perform something which such student will not do in the ordinary course and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of a fresher or a junior student.
The punishment may also take the shape of:
- withholding scholarships or other benefits
- debarring from representation in events
- withhold results
- suspend or expel from hostel or institute