BOARD OF STUDIES
The Board of Studies (BoS) is the basic constituent of academic system of the institution. Its
functions include framing the syllabi for various courses, reviewing and updating syllabi from
time to time, introducing new courses of study, determining details of continuous assessment,
recommending panels of examiners under the semester system and all other matters related to
good governance of academics.
FUNCTIONS OF BoS
1. prepare syllabi for various courses keeping in view the objectives of the college, interest of the stakeholders and national requirement for consideration and approval of the Academic Council
2. suggest methodologies for innovative teaching and evaluation techniques;
3. suggest panel of names to the Academic Council for appointment of examiners; and
4. coordinate research, teaching, extension and other academic activities in the department/college.
Composition of BoS
Board of studies of every department shall be constituted as per the UGC guidelines
|Head of the department concerned.
|The entire faculty of each specialization.
|Two experts in the subject from outside the institution to be nominated by the Academic Council.
|One expert to be nominated by the vice-chancellor from a panel of six recommended by the institution Principal.
|One representative from industry/corporate sector/allied area relating to placement.
|One postgraduate meritorious alumnus to be nominated by the Principal.
|The chairman, Board of Studies, may with the approval of the principal of the institution, co-opt
(a) Experts from outside the institution whenever special courses of studies are to be formulated.
(b) Other members of staff of the same faculty.