CODE OF CONDUCT - ONLINE CLASSES
Students are required to make note of the following:
1. Login the class on time.
2. Attendance will be marked only if present for minimum 40 minutes out of the scheduled time of the respective lecture.
3. Switch on the camera as and when asked by the faculty member.
4. Use appropriate language in the chat box.
5. Maintain class decorum.
6. Removal of fellow student is strictly prohibited.
7. Class participation throughout the session is required.
8. In case of any technical difficulty immediately contact the college IT support/course coordinator (Ms. Parvathi Naidu & Ms. Aarohi Kuli)
9. In case of medical/any other family emergency, inform via email (email@example.com).
10. Medical certificate to be submitted within three days of resuming college.
Access to the computer lab is available after lecture hours i.e. from 12.45 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.
Consumption of food and/or beverages (except drinking water) and smoking is not permitted in the Computer Lab. Students are prohibited from viewing pornographic material, playing games, hacking into networks and other computers, spamming, sending junk mail and causing damage to IT infrastructure e.g. projector cables in Computer Lab or on any other computer in college premises.
On specific occasions, students are required to wear court formals; whilst attending college they are required to be appropriately dressed in accordance with college decorum.
General Rules & Regulations
The college is not responsible for any untoward incident that may occur on an excursion, picnic or tour.
Acts of Misbehavior, Misconduct, Indiscipline or Violation of the Rules of Discipline mentioned above are liable for one or more punishments as stated below:
1. Warning to the student.
2. Warning to the student as well as a letter to the parents.
3. Imposition of a fine.
4. Denial of library, computer room or any other facility for a specified period or for the whole Term/Year.
5. Cancellation of Terms.
6. Refusal of admission in the next term or academic year.
7. Cancellation of Admission.
8. Expulsion from the College for a specified period.
The Rules and Regulations implemented from time to time by the authorities of the college will be binding upon students.
Matters not covered by the existing rules will be at the absolute discretion of the Principal.
Prohibition of sale of Cigarettes or Tobacco Products
Section 6 of the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Act, 2003 provides that no person shall sell, offer for sale or permit the sale of cigarettes or any other Tobacco Product:
Sale of Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products in an area within a radius of 100 yards of an educational Institution is strictly prohibited and is a punishable offence under S.24 of the Act with a fine which may extend up to 200 rupees.
Ragging is strictly prohibited within and without the college premises. Students indulging in ragging other student(s) will be punished as per 'UGC Regulations on Curbing the Menace of Ragging in Higher Educational Institutions, 2009 (U/s. 26 (1)(g) of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956) published in the Gazette of India on July 4, 2009.
As per the Act,
Ragging constitutes one or more of any of the following acts:
a. any conduct by any student or students whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness a fresher or any other student;
b. indulging in rowdy or indisiplined activities by any student or students which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship, physical or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in any fresher or any other student;
c. asking any student to do any act which such student will not in the ordinary course do and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame, or torment or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of such fresher or any other student;
d. any act by a senior student that prevents, disrupts or disturbs the regular academic activity of any other student or a fresher;
e. exploiting the services of a fresher or any other student for completing the academic tasks assigned to an inpidual or a group of students;
f. any act of financial extortion or forceful expenditure burden put on a fresher or any other student by students;
g. any act of physical abuse including all variants of it: sexual abuse, homosexual assaults, stripping, forcing obscene and lewd acts, gestures, causing bodily harm or any other danger to health or person;
h. any act or abuse by spoken words, emails, post, public insults which would also include deriving perverted pleasure, vicarious or sadistic thrill from actively or passively participating in the discomfiture to fresher or any other student;
i. any act that affects the mental health and?self-confidence?of a fresher or any other student with or without an intent to derive a sadistic pleasure or showing off power, authority or superiority by a student over any fresher or any other student.
Students indulging in ragging may also be expelled from the college and a First Information Report lodged with the law enforcement agencies against them. Moreover, the cause of expulsion due to indulgence in ragging will be cited in the college leaving certificate of such students.