08333 - 296107

Examination & Grading

Conduct of Semester Examinations :

  • All students of MBA Program are required to fill in his/her exam form and appear and pass in the semester-end examination in each of the courses/subject relevant to his/her program. If he/she is absent for any semester end examination for any subject(s) marks awarded will be zero. However, if any student has filled in his examination form and not appeared for any/all the subjects, he/she shall be awarded zero marks and declared as fail in those subjects. Such candidates who have failed can appear for the supplementary examinations as and when announced by the University.
     
  • University shall conduct all semester end examinations i.e. I, II, III and IV semester for MBA.
     
  • There shall be one end semester examination of 3 hrs duration for 80 marks per paper.


Answer Script Assessments :

  • Each answer script of the semester-end examination (theory and project report) shall be assessed by two examiners (one internal and another external). The marks awarded to that answer script shall be the average of these two evaluations. If the difference in marks between two evaluations exceeds 20% of the maximum marks such a script shall be assessed by a third external examiner. The marks allotted by the third examiner shall be averaged with nearer mark of the two evaluations.
     
  • In the fourth semester, the dissertation of project work shall be evaluated by both internal and external examiners. Out of 100 marks 80 marks shall be evaluated for the prepared dissertation, 20 marks for open presentation, discussion viva -voce (internal and external) Rules Could Change.

 
Summer In-plant Placement (SIP) :
All MBA students have to undertake one Summer In-plant Placement at the end of IIIrd semester. The Summer Placement will be of 60 days duration in any company of repute. The placement program will have an orientation program for 15 days followed by a detailed project on a problem identified by the organization. The following rules and regulations apply for Summer Placement Report.
 

  • The student will have one guide (external) from the Institute/college and one internal guide from the host organization identified for working on the summer implant Placement (SIP) at the end of IIIrd semester and for 60 days.
     
  • At the end of the 60 days of summer in plant placement the student has to submit a detailed project dissertation (hard copy in A4 size hard bound computer print out: not less than 75 pages and not exceeding 150 pages including all annexure along with a soft copy on a CD/DVD preferably using Microsoft Word The font must be Times New Roman (12 font size).
     
  • All students Summer In plant Placement will be examined by a Panel of Examiners constituted by the University for a Total of 80 marks.
     
  • All the students completing summer in plant training will have to attend a viva voce to be conducted by the above panel of examiners or 20 marks.
     
  • All MBA students are required to attend one Industrial tour to be organized by the AIMR during Mid Term vacation.

Declaration of Results :

  • Minimum for a pass in each paper shall be 40% of the total 100 marks including both the IA and the semester end examinations.

    However he/she should obtain at least 40% of the marks in the Semester End Examination. There is no minimum in the IA marks. However after adding the IA and the semester end examinations, the candidates should score a minimum of 50% of the maximum marks for the subject
     
  • The candidates, seeking improvement of their results shall submit a representation along with a permissible fee to the Registrar (Evaluation) and surrender the degree certificate/provisional pass certificate/original marks card of that semester within 15 days of announcement of the result.
     

Marks and Grading :
The grading of successful candidate at the examination shall be as follows


Percentage marks 

GPA/CGPA

Letter Class

75.00  to  100.00%

7.50  to 10.00

A First class with Distinction

60.00  to  74.90%

6.00  to  07.49

B First Class

50.00  to  59.99%

5.00  to  05.99

C Second Class

Less than 50.00%

Less than 5.00

F Fail


Grading of the Courses :

The Grade Point Average (GPA) shall be given to each candidate based on students performance during the semester which includes both the IA and the semester end exams. The GPA of each semester should be carried to the next semester as Cumulative Grade Pont Average (CGPA).
Grade Points (Sample case)

Grade Points (Sample case) :

Name : John
Registration No : MBA-09-07-007        Course : MBA Semester: I
 


Subject

 Course

Credit

Max

Marks

Semester

Credit Points

Fundamental of Management

1001

04

100

70

07.00

28.00

Economics for Managers

1002

04

100

80

08.00

32.00

Statistics tor Managers

1003

04

100

80

08.00

32.00

Accounting for Managers

1004

04

100

50

05.00

20.00

Marketing Management

1005

04

100

70

07.00

28.00

Management Information System

1006

04

100

90

09.00

36.00


Semester GPA = 176.00/24.00 = 7.33
GPA is calculated as:


SEMESTER

Max Credits

Credits Opted

Credit Points

GPA

First

24

24

176

7.332

Second

24

24

189

7.604

Third

24

24

165

7.361

Fourth

24

24

186

7.458

Cumulative Grade Point Average[CGPA] =   GPA (1 sem +2 sem +3 sem +4 sem  )
                                                                      -------------------------------------------------------
                                                                      Credis (1 sem +2 sem +3 sem +4 sem  )
                                                                      = (176+189+165+186)
                                                                     ---------------------------------------------------------
                                                                     (24+24+24+24)
                                                                     = 716 / 96
                                                                     =7.458.