EXAMINATION

SCHEME OF EXAMINATIONS UNDER CBCS

The medium of instruction in all UG and PG courses is English and students shall write the CIA and semester examination in English.

Distribution of marks for CIA and semester Exams.


UNDER GRADUATE COURSES
SUBJECT TOTAL MARKS CIA MARKS SEMESTER EXAM PASSING MINIMUM
SEM.EXAM OVERALL
Theory 100 25 75 30 40
practical 100 40 60 24 40
POST GRADUATE COURSES
SUBJECT TOTAL MARKS CIA MARKS SEMESTER EXAM PASSING MINIMUM
SEM.EXAM OVERALL
Theory 100 25 75 38 50
practical 100 40 60 30 50
DIVISION OF MARKS UNDER CIA
SUBJECT TEST ASSIGNMENT FOR UG / ASSIGNMENT OR SEMINAR FOR PG ATTENDANCE TOTAL
Theory 20 2 3 25
Practical 37 - 3 40

Three tests for 1 hr. duration will be conducted for CIA and the average of best 2 tests will be taken. The portion for each test can be 1.5 units of the unitized syllabus.

Two assignments for under graduate courses and two assignments of seminars for postgraduate courses.

Two practical examinations will be conducted in the even semester and its average will be taken.

Question Paper pattern for Semester Examinations (Theory) (UG & PG)
Part Question Type No.of Questions & Marks Marks
A Answer ALL the Questions 10 Questions - 2 marks each 10 x 2 = 20
B Internal choice (Either or type) 5 Questions - 5 marks each 5 x 5 = 25
C - 3 Questions - 10 marks each 3 x 10 = 30
Total 75 marks
Question Paper pattern for CIA (Theory) (UG & PG)
Part Question Type No.of Questions & Marks Marks
A Answer ALL the Questions 2 Questions - 2 Marks each 2 x 2 = 4
B Internal choice (Either or type) 2 Questions - 4 marks each 2 x 4 = 8
C Internal choice (Either or type) 1 Question - 8 marks 1 x 8 = 8
Total 20 marks
SUBJECT PART A PART B PART C
Part I - Tamil /Arabic, Part II - English Not exceeding 75 words Not exceeding 250 words Not exceeding 600 words
Part III - Other majors and Part IV Not exceeding 75 words Not exceeding 250 words Not exceeding 600 words