Malpractice - Punishment

  STUDENTS MALPRACTICE RULES

        DISCIPLINARY ACTION FOR / IMPROPER CONDUCT IN EXAMINATIONS - SNIST.

 

 Nature of Malpractice / Improper Conduct

Punishment

 

If the student:

 

1.(a)

Possesses    or    keeps    accessible   in examination hall, any paper, note book, programmable calculators, cell phones, pager, palm  computers  or  any  other form of material concerned with or related to the subject of the examination (theory or practical) in which student is appearing but has not made use of (material shall include any marks on the body of the student which can be used as an aid in the subject of the examination)

Expulsion from the examination hall and cancellation of the performance in that subject only.

1.(b)

Gives assistance or guidance or receives it from any other student orally or by any other body language methods or communicates through cell phones with any student or persons in or outside the exam hall in respect of any matter.

Expulsion from the examination hall and cancellation of the performance in that subject only of all the students involved.  In case of an outsider, he will be handed over to the police and a case is registered against him.

2.

 

Has copied in the examination hall from any paper, book, programmable calculators,   palm   computers   or   any other form of material relevant to the subject  of  the  examination (theory or practical) in which the student is appearing.

Expulsion   from   the   examination   hall and cancellation of the performance in that subject and all other subjects the student has already appeared including practical examinations and UG major project and shall not be permitted to appear for the remaining examinations of the subjects of that semester/year.

The hall ticket of the student is to be cancelled and sent to the university.

3.

Impersonates   any   other   student   in connection with the examination.

The  student  who  has  impersonated  shall be expelled from examination hall.  The student is also debarred and forfeits the seat. The performance of the original student who has been impersonated, shall be cancelled in all the subjects  of  the  examination  (including practicals and UG major project) already appeared and shall not be allowed to appear for examinations of the remaining subjects of that semester/year.  The student is also debarred for two consecutive semesters from class work and all university examinations.  


4.

Smuggles in the answer book or additional sheet or takes out or arranges to send out the question paper during the examination or answer book or additional sheet, during or after the examination.

The continuation of academic regulations in connection with forfeiture  of  seat. If  the  imposter  is  an outsider, he will be handed over to the police and a case is registered against him. the course by the student is subject to the

Expulsion from the examination hall and cancellation of performance in that subject and all the other subjects the student has already appeared including practical examinations and UG major project and shall not be permitted for the remaining examinations of the subjects of that semester/year. The student is also debarred for two consecutive semesters from class work and all university examinations. The continuation of  the  course by the  student is subject to the academic regulations in connection with forfeiture of seat.

5.

Uses objectionable, abusive or offensive Language in the  answer paper  or  in letters to the examiners or writes to the examiner requesting him to award pass marks.

Cancellation of the performance in that subject.

 

6.

Refuses to obey the orders of the chief superintendent/assistant  – superintendent / any officer on duty or misbehaves  or  creates  disturbance  of any kind in and around the examination hall or organizes a walk out or instigates others to walk out, or threatens the officer-in charge or any person on duty in or outside the examination hall of any injury to  his  person or  to  any of  his relations whether by words, either spoken or written or by signs or by visible representation, assaults the officer-in-charge, or any person on duty in or outside the examination hall or any of his relations, or indulges in any other act of misconduct or mischief which result  in  damage  to  or  destruction of property in the examination hall or any part of the college campus or engages in any other act which in the opinion of the officer on duty amounts to use of unfair means or misconduct or has the tendency to disrupt the orderly conduct of the examination.

In case of students of the college, they shall be expelled from examination halls and cancellation   of   their   performance   in   that subject and all other subjects the student(s) has (have) already appeared and shall not be permitted to appear for the remaining examinations of the subjects of that semester/year.  The students also are debarred and forfeit their seats.   In case of outsiders, they will be handed over to the police and a police case is registered against them.


7.

Leaves the exam hall taking away answer script or intentionally tears  of the script or any part thereof inside or outside the examination hall.

Expulsion   from   the   examination   hall and cancellation of performance in that subject and all the other subjects the student has already appeared including practical examinations and UG major project and shall not be permitted for the remaining examinations of the subjects of that semester/year. The student is also debarred for two consecutive semesters from class work and all university examinations. The continuation of  the  course by the student is subject to the academic regulations in connection with forfeiture of seat.

8.

Possess any lethal weapon or firearm in the examination hall.

Expulsion   from   the   examination   hall and cancellation of the performance in that subject and all other subjects the student has already appeared including practical examinations and UG major project and shall not be permitted for the remaining examinations of the subjects of that semester/year.   The student is also debarred and forfeits the seat.

9.

If student of the college, who is not a student for the particular examination or any person not connected with the college indulges in any malpractice or improper conduct mentioned in clause 6 to 8.

Student  of  the  colleges  expulsion  from the examination hall and cancellation of the performance in that subject and all other subjects the student has already appeared including practical examinations and UG major project and shall not be permitted for the remaining examinations of the subjects of that semester/year. The student is also debarred and forfeits the seat.

Person(s) who do not belong to the college will be handed over to police and, a police case will be registered against them.

10.

Comes in  a  drunken condition to  the examination hall.

Expulsion   from   the   examination   hall and cancellation of the performance in that subject and all other subjects the student has already appeared including practical examinations and UG major project and shall not be permitted for the remaining examinations of the subjects of that semester/year.

11.

Copying   detected   on   the   basis   of internal evidence, such as, during valuation or during special scrutiny.

Cancellation of the performance in that subject and all other subjects the student has appeared including practical examinations and UG major project of that semester/year examinations.

If any malpractice is detected which is not covered in the above clauses 1 to 11 shall be reported to the university for further action.

Malpractices identified by squad or special invigilators

1.     Punishments to the students as per the above guidelines.

2.     Punishment for institutions: (if the squad reports that the college is encouraging malpractices)

3.     A show cause notice shall be issued to the college. b. Impose a suitable fine on the college.

4.     Shifting the examination centre from the college to another college for a specific period of not less than one year.

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