Good Manners and Conduct in the Campus
The Malankara Syrian Catholic Colleges Corporate Management bans politics in colleges under the Management, based on the verdict of Division Bench of Kerala High Court. The Management prohibits political activities in college campuses and forbids students from organising or attending meetings other than the official ones within the colleges.
(Vide-Circular No. Msc-25/2003/Genl. dt 23.06.2003, Secretary, MSC Colleges)
“Once students are admitted to an educational institution they are bound by the code of conduct laid down by the educational institutions through the prospectus or college calendar and it is implicit that they should observe the code of conduct necessary for the proper administration and management of the institution.”
(Wa No. 535 of 2003 dt 26 May 2003, Judgement of the Hon'ble High Court of Kerala)
1.When a student meets a member of the teaching staff of the college within the campus or outside, it is a matter of politeness that he/she should greet him/her.
2. When a teacher enters the class, the students must keep standing until the teacher has invited them to sit down or he/she himself/herself has occupied his/her seat.
3.Students should keep with them the texts and note books required for classes they attend.
4.No student shall leave the classroom during a lecture without the permission of the teacher.
5.Students who happen to have no class should not loiter in the corridors or campus during class hours. They must either go to the Library and read or retire to their hostels.
6.Students are forbidden to attend or organise any meeting in the college or to collect money for any purpose without the permission of the Principal. They should not circulate among the students any notice or petition or paste it anywhere in the college premises without the written sanction of the Prncipal.
7.Students are not allowed to make a complaint in a body or to address any authority in a collective petition. Such combined action is subversive of good order. They should always be respectful to seniors and superiors, polite and courteous to all, ready to oblige and should show themselves lovers of good order and decorum.
8.Habitual negligence in college work, dishonesty, obscenity in word or act or any other acts of misconduct will involve severe disciplinary action.
9.Students are forbidden from making any mark on the furniture or on the walls or any part of the College premises or to spill ink on the floors or litter the class rooms and grounds.
10.Students are expected to keep decency and decorum in their behaviour, dress etc.
11.Ragging is prohibited by law. Students shall not indulge in any such activities.
12.ny damage done to college property will have to be made good.
Working Days and Class Hours
The College works under the full day system with two sessions from 9.00 a.m to 4.00 p.m. Besides lecture classes there will be Seminars, Tutorials, Group Discussions, Counselling and Life Orientation Programmes.
At the beginning of the morning session before the commencement of classes, there will be a bell when the students should go into their respective classes and occupy their seats. Every day the classes shall begin with a two minute silent prayer. When the bell for the prayer is heard all students shall stand up and those who move about in the campus shall stand still in their place in prayerful attitude.
After the silent prayer there will be a signal bell for work to begin.
1. The Teacher will mark attendance at the beginning of each period.
2. Internal marks for Attendance will be given Course-wise according to the Attendance Regulations.
3. At the end of every month the attendance statement for the month will be available with the Faculty Advisor.
4. The student will not be allowed to write the End Semester Examination unless:
a. S/he has at least 75% of the attendance prescribed by the University for the Course.
b. The student has completed the course of instruction to the satisfaction of the authorities of the College.
c. His/her progress in studies and conduct has been satisfactory.
5. Students whose attendance falls below the prescribed minimum shall apply for condonation according to the prescribed rules (see Attendance Regulations below)
“No application for exemption will be recommended by the Principal unless he/she is satisfied that the shortage of attendance was due to a cause beyond the student’s control. Ordinarily long, continued illness will be accepted as a plea for shortage of attendance. Absence without leave will not be condoned under any circumstances”
APPLICATION FOR LEAVE
Students can view their attendance statement through their Student Login. They will have to apply for leave according to the Attendance Regulations (see below).