CBCS

c. Credit System - Scoring procedure

CLASSIFICATION AND GRADING

MARKS & GRADES
The following table gives the Marks, Grade Points, Letter Grades and Classification to indicate the performance of the candidate.

Conversion of Marks to Grade Points and Letter Grade (performance in a course /subject)

Range of Marks
Grade Points
Letter Grade
Description
90-100
9.0-10.0
O
Outstanding
80-89
8.0-8.9
D+
Excellent
75-79
7.5-7.9
D
Distinction
70-74
7.0-7.4
A+
Very Good
60-69
6.0-6.9
A
Good
50-59
5.0-5.9
B
Average
40-49#
4.0-4.9
C
Satisfactory
00-39#
0.0
U
Re-appear
00-49@
0.0
U
Re-appear
Absent
0.0
AAA
Absent

The maximum mark per paper is to be fixed at 100 (if it is less than or more than 100, convert it to 100)
Ci = Credits earned for course/subject i in any semester.
Gi = Grade Point obtained for course/subject i in any semester.
n refers to the semester in which such courses/subjects were credited.
For a Semester:

Grade Point Average [GPA] =
   
GPA =

For the entire programme:

Cumulative Grade Point Average [CGPA] =
CGPA =

Classifications

CGPA Grade Classification of Final Result
9.5-10.0 O+ First class – Exemplary*
9.0 and above but below 9.5 O
8.5 and above but below 9.0 D++ Frist Class with Distinction*
8.0 and above but below 8.5 D+
7.5 and above but below 8.0 D
7.0 and above but below 7.5 A++ First Class
6.5 and above but below 7.0 A+
6.0 and above but below 6.5 A
5.5 and above but below 6.0 B+ Second Class
5.0 and above but below 5.5 B
4.5 and above but below 5.0 C+ # Third Class
4.0 and above but below 4.5 C #
0.0 and above but below 4.0# U Re-appear
0.0 and above but below 5.0@ U

* The candidates who have passed in the first appearance and within the prescribed semester of the UG Programme (Core, Allied and Elective courses alone) /PG programme (Core, Major and Non-Major Electives alone) are eligible.
# applicable to UG programme only.
@ applicable to PG programme only
Note: GPA and CGPA for Part I, II, III, IV & V are to be considered separately. There is no classification of marks for Part IV & Part V.

Evaluation of Extension Activities:
The student’s performance will be examined by the Staff-in charge of the extension activities viz. National Cadet Corps (NCC), National Service Scheme (NSS), Youth Red Cross (YRC), Physical education (Sports and Games), Red Ribbon Club (RRC), Eco Club (ECC) and Women Empowerment Cell (WEC) along with the head of the respective Department on the following parameters. The marks shall be sent to the Controller of Examinations before the commencement of the fifth semester examinations.
Total Marks – 50 (CIA only) which will be assessed as follows:
20% = 10 marks for regularity of attendance.
60% = 30 marks for active participation in class/camps/games/special camps/representation in College/ District /State/University activities.
10% = 5 marks for exemplary awards/certificates/prizes.
10% = 5 marks for other social components such as Blood Donation, Fire Arts etc.

Candidates who fail in Part-V will complete the same within the final semester of the course. NCC cadets will have a theory subject (elective) which comes under the above components.