Each course (theory/practical) shall be treated as an independent unit for the purpose of attendance. A student shall attend a minimum of 75% of the total instruction hours in a course (theory/practical) including tutorials and seminars in each semester. There shall be no provision for condonation of shortage of attendance and a student who fails to secure 75% attendance in a course shall be required to repeat that semester.
The medium of instruction shall be English. However, a candidate will be permitted to write the examination either in English or in Kannada.
A candidate shall register for all the papers of a semester when he appears for the examination of that semester for the first time.
Each student will choose business research project/live business problem in a business organization or industry, and prepare a dissertation report. He/she will formulate it as a research/consultancy problem, work under the guidance of a faculty member on it during the II & III semesters, prepare a report based on his/her work under the guidance of a faculty member and submit at the end of each semester. This will be evaluated for 70 marks. Project
Dissertation guidance for a faculty member will involve a workload of 5 hours per week in a semester. Dissertation guidance of 8 students by a faculty member will be equivalent to the teaching of one paper per semester.
Viva voce examination will be conducted for 30 marks by BOE.