Examinations - Amrita Polytechnic College

The subjects of study for each semester shall be in accordance with the syllabus prescribed from time to time, both in theory and practical by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamilnadu. After the recent syllabus revision, M- Scheme syllabus is implemented from the academic year 2015-16. Board Examinations in all subjects of all the semesters under “M” scheme of examinations will be conducted at the end of each semester by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamilnadu.

ASSESSMENT

For each subject 25 marks are allotted for internal assessment and 75 marks are allotted for Board Examination.

INTERNAL MARK ASSESSMENT

The Internal Assessment marks for a total of 25 marks is distributed as follows:

Sl. No

Criterion

Maximum Marks

FOR THEORY COURSES

1

Attendance

80%-83% - 1 Mark

84%-87% - 2 Marks

88%-91% - 3 Marks

92%-95% - 4 Marks

96%-100% - 5 Marks

 

 

 

5

2

Test

  1. 2 Tests each of 2 hours’ duration for a total of 50 marks will be conducted. Out of which the best one will be taken and the marks will be reduced to 5 Marks
  2. Test – III is will be the Model test covering all the five units and the marks so  obtained will be reduced to 5 Marks

 

 

10

3

Assignment

For each subject Three Assignments will be given each for 20 marks and the average marks scored will be reduced for 10 marks

 

10

 

TOTAL

25

FOR PRACTICAL COURSES

1

Attendance

5

2

Average of Procedure/ observation and tabulation/ Other Practical related Work

10

3

Record writing

10

 

TOTAL

25

 

PROJECT WORK

The students of all the Diploma Programmes have to do a Project Work as part of the Curriculum and in partial fulfillment for the award of Diploma by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamilnadu. The Project work will be reviewed twice in the same semester.

Assessment of Project Work

  • Internal assessment mark for Project Work & Viva Voce: 25 Marks
  • Written Test (from 2 topics for 30 minutes’ duration): 10 Marks
  • Allocation of Mark for Project Work & Viva Voce in Board Examination: 65 Marks

CLASSIFICATION OF SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES:

First Class with Distinction: A candidate will be declared to have passed in First Class with Distinction if he/she secures not less than 75% of the aggregate of marks in all the semesters put together and passes all the semesters except the I and II semesters in the first appearance itself and passes all the subjects within the stipulated period of study   3/ 3½ years (Full Time/Sandwich) without any break in study. 

First Class: A candidate will be declared to have passed in First Class if he/she secures not less than 60% of the aggregate marks in all semesters put together and passes all the subjects within the stipulated period of study 3/ 3½ years (Full Time/Sandwich) without any break in study.

Second Class: All other successful candidates will be declared to have passed in Second Class.