Rules And Regulations

Rules

1.  The medium of instruction is English/Marathi and it is assumed that candidates seeking admission have an adequate knowledge of these languages. Candidates are expected to answer in English language during  the entrance examination. 


2.  If any statement furnished by the applicant is found incorrect at any time, he/she will be liable to be debarred permanently from the course, and will be not be eligible to apply to any other course in the Institute.


3.  If a candidate has submitted his/her original documents like degree, mark-sheet, etc., to a college/ university for re-evaluation or for any other purpose, he/she is required to produce a letter from that college/university authority addressed to the Registrar of college clearly indicating that the candidate's original documents, as stated above, have been retained by the college/ university for a specific purpose and indicate the time required to release to the institute. In any case, the student should submit the degree and mark-sheet by the end of December of the same academic year, failing which his/her admission will be cancelled.


4.  Admission will be subject to the fulfilment of the eligibility requirements as confirmed through verification of original certificates and mark-sheets.


5.  Original documents for verification will not be accepted by Post or courier service. They have to be presented by the candidate or by his/her authorised nominee.


6.  A candidate, who is admitted provisionally, pending final year of the qualifying degree examination results should procure the mark-sheet and migration certificate as soon as he/she gets them, after declaration of results, and submit the same to the Academic Section. In any case, they should be submitted by the end of December of the same academic year, failing which his/her admission will be cancelled.

Attendance

1.  No student shall be absent on the re-opening day and closing day of a semester. 


2.  Every student is expected to maintain regularity and 100% attendance for all programme requirements: classroom/theory courses, field practicum, field trips, internships, etc.


3.  A minimum of 75% attendance is required for all taught courses.


4.  In the case of internships and field practicum, the maximum days of absence, which can be condoned, is less than 10% of the total practicum period specified by each programme.


5.  Absences for more than two days from field work must be compensated in toto, and undertaken in consultation with the field coordinator/supervisor.


6.  The week schedule and holiday schedules of the field site will be observed for the period of field work.


7.  Absences for medical or other exigent reasons have to be taken with permission through a leave application submitted to the Field Work Supervisor. For B.S.W/M.S.W. courses, leave may be granted by the Principal. 


8.  Students who have less than 75% attendance will be declared failed' in their course and will receive a '0' grade point for the course. They will be graded with 'ab' in their grade card. Such students will not be eligible to complete the course through supplementary assessments, and will be required to repeat the course when it is offered in a subsequent semester.

Rules Prohibiting Ragging

1.  Ragging in any form is strictly prohibited, within the College premises or any part of the college system, as well as on public transport.


2.  Meaning: Display of noisy, disorderly conduct, teasing, excitement by rough or rude treatment or handling, indulging in rowdy, undisciplined activities which cause or is likely to cause annoyance, undue hardship, physical or psychological harm or raise apprehension or fear in a fresher, or asking the students to do any act or perform something which such a student will not do in the ordinary course and which causes him/her shame or embarrassment or danger to his/her life. Causing, inducing, compelling or forcing a student, whether by way of a practical joke or otherwise, to do any act which detracts from human dignity or violates his/her person or exposes him/her to ridicule or forbear from doing any lawful act, by intimidating, wrongfully restraining, wrongfully confining, or injuring him/her or by using criminal force to him/her or by holding out to him/her any threat of such intimidation, wrongful restraint, wrongful confinement, injury or the use of criminal force.


3.  Punishments: The following shall be the punishments for those who are found guilty of participation in or abetment of ragging. The quantum of punishment shall, naturally, depend upon the nature and gravity of the offence as established by the Disciplinary Committee or the court of law.

                               I.            Cancellation of admission.

                              II.            Suspension from attending classes.

                             III.            Withholding/withdrawing scholarship/fellowship and other benefits.

                              IV.            Debarring from appearing in any test/examination or other evaluation   process.

                               V.            Withholding results.

                              VI.            Debarring from representing the Institute in any national or international    meet, tournament,   youth festival, etc.

                             VII.            Rustication from the college for periods varying from 1 - 4 semesters.

                            VIII.            Expulsion from the college and consequent debarring from admission to any other college and Fine up to Rs. 5,000/-.