DIBRUGARH UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS GUIDELINES FOR THE B.A. /B.Sc. / B.Com. PROGRAMMES IN THE SEMESTER SYSTEM
(1) SHORT TITLE, DEFINITIONS AND COMMENCEMENT:
These regulations shall be called the Dibrugarh University Regulations for the B.A./B.Sc./B.Com Programmes in the Semester System, 2010. These Regulations shall be effective for the Course of Study for the degree of Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) programmes, which shall be of three years duration distributed in six semesters.
The Regulations shall come into effect from the Under Graduate Academic Session, 2011-2012.
(a) College: The term “College” shall be used to mean a college or institute imparting B.A./B.Sc./B.Com Programmes affiliated to/ permitted by Dibrugarh University.
(b) Department: The term “Department” shall be used to mean a department of the college with reference to a subject of under graduate study and designated as such by Dibrugarh University.
(c) Programme: The term “programme? is used to mean the whole learning experience or combination of courses in a particular field of study.
(d) Course: Programme is divided into a number of courses. A course may be considered as a paper in conventional education system.
(e) Academic Year: An academic year means a period of twelve months consisting of two semesters.
(f) Semester: The word “semester” is used to mean a half-yearly programme or term of studies.
(g) In-semester: The word “in-semester” is used to refer to the continuous studies and evaluations within the half-yearly programme.
(h) End -semester: The word “end-semester” is used to refer to the terminal processes of examinations and evaluations at the end of but within the half-yearly programme.
(i) Semester Classifications:
1st, 3rd & 5th Semesters - Odd Semesters: June 01- November 30
2nd, 4th & 6th Semesters - Even Semesters: December 01- May 31
j) Teacher: An Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor/ Professor of a college shall be called a teacher. He/ she shall be associated with the following functions:
• Orienting the students about the programmes;
• Offering the prescribed courses as per the academic calendar, course plan and College routine;
• Maintaining attendance and performance records of all students pursuing the Course he/she offers.
• Conducting all in-semester examinations/ assessments/ evaluations;
• Participating in all evaluation and result generating process of the University, whenever asked for,
• Assisting and cooperating in all activities of the University or college meant for better academic pursuit.
(3) EXTENT OF APPLICATION:
The Regulations Guidelines shall be applicable to the students enrolled for the B.A./B.Sc./B.Com Programmes of Dibrugarh University in the Semester System.
(4) ACADEMIC SCHEDULE:
The Academic Schedule for the B.A./ B.Sc./ B.Com. Programmes of the Semester System shall be administered by the Academic Calendar of the University published for every academic session.