B.M.S.

Scheme of Examination - BMS

(i) The examinations shall be conducted at the end of the semester.

(ii) A theory paper shall carry 100 marks. The evaluation of the performance of the students in theory papers shall be on the basis of both internal assessment (40%) and semester and examination (60%). Internal evaluation shall be on the basis of class assignments, group discussions, seminar attendance etc. The Semester end examination shall be held at the end of each Semester and shall be of 2 hours duration ( maximum marks 60).

(iii) The responsibility of evaluation during the first 4 Semesters shall rest with the college wherein the students are admitted for the course. The college shall carry out the internal evaluation for theory papers in Semesters V and VI while the University shall conduct the Semester end examination for these two semesters. The internal evaluation marks of students appearing for Semester V and VI shall be sent to the University by the respective college before the commencement of the respective semester end examination.

(iv) The evaluation of Projects I and II shall be carried out by the examiners appointed by the University inclusive of viva-voce examination. The project report shall be assessed for 60% of the total marks while viva-voce examination shall carry 40% of the marks.

Standard of Passing

(i) A candidate shall have to obtain a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of each theory paper and a minimum grade of C in each project wherever applicable to pass a particular semester provided that the candidate must have obtained a minimum of 35% of marks in semester end examination for each theory paper.

(ii) A candidate shall be placed in First Class with Distinction if he/she secures a minimum of 50% marks in each theory paper and with a minimum Grade of C in each project in Semester V and VI and at least 70% marks in theory papers of Semester V and VI taken together in aggregate.

(iii) A candidate shall be placed in First Class if he/she secures a minimum of 50% marks in each theory paper and with a minimum Grade of C in each project in Semester V and VI and at least 60% marks in theory papers of Semester V and VI taken together in aggregate.

(iv) A candidate shall be placed in Second Class with Distinction if he/she secures a minimum of 50% marks in each theory paper and with a minimum Grade of C in each project in Semester V and VI and less than 60% marks in theory papers of Semester V and VI taken together in aggregate.

(v) A candidate who fails in any particular theory papers shall be allowed to reappear for that theory papers. However, His/her internal evaluation marks shall be carried over. But he/ she shall not be entitled to any class on passing.

(vi) (a) A candidate shall be allowed to keep terms for Semester II if he/she passes Semester I or if he/she fails in not more than two theory papers of Semester I.

(b) A candidate shall be allowed to keep terms for Semester III if he/she passes Semester I and Semester II or if he/she fails in not more than two theory papers of Semester I and Semester II taken together.

(c) A candidate shall be allowed to keep terms for Semester IV if he/she passes in each of Semester I, II and III or if he/she passes Semester I and fails in not more than two theory papers of Semester II and Semester III taken together.

(d) A candidate shall be allowed to keep terms for Semester V if he/she passes in each of Semester I, II, III and IV or if he/she passes Semester I and Semester II and fails in not more than two theory papers of Semester III and Semester IV taken together.

(e) A candidate shall be allowed to keep terms for Semester VI if he/she passes in each of Semester I, II, III, IV and V or if he/she passes Semester I and Semester II and Semester III and fails in not more than two theory papers of Semester IV and Semester V taken together irrespective of his/her Grade in Project-I of Semester V.

(f) A candidate who does not secure a minimum grade of C in project I and or Project II has to submit a fresh project till he/she secures a minimum grade of C.

Additional Examination : 

A student who does not appear for some or all papers either at the First or Second Semester Examination on medical ground or for representing College / University in sports, cultural activities or N.C.C., N.S.S., conducted by recognized authorities or for any other reason which is considered valid under exceptional circumstances and to the satisfaction of the Principal, is eligible to appear for Additional Examination.