Hello all MTU Students, this is the official statement provided from MTU that states the following rules of passing eligibility and promotion eligibility.
(a) The minimum pass marks in each theory subject (including sessional marks) shall be 40% with a minimum of 30% marks in each theory paper in the end semester examination. If there is no provision of sessional marks in any subject, the minimum pass marks in that subject shall be 30% in the end semester examination.
(b) The minimum pass marks in a project/practical subject (including sessional marks if any) shall be 50%.
(c) A student, in order to pass, must secure 50% marks in the aggregate in a particular academic year inclusive of both semesters of the academic year. (d) The minimum pass marks in Seminar, Industrial Training and Viva-Voce etc shall be 50%.
(e) There shall be no pass marks in General Proficiency. If a student satisfies the requirements of clause 1(a), 1(b) and 1(d) in the subjects of the semester, he/she shall earn Full Credit in that subject and if fails to satisfy, shall earn Zero Credit.
ELIGIBILITY FOR PROMOTION
(A) A student, satisfying all the requirements under clause 1 in all the subjects, shall be promoted to the next academic year of study with PASS status. (B) (a) A student shall be eligible for provisional promotion to the next academic year of study with:
(i) PCP status provided if he/she has earned 60% of total or more credits in theory subjects and 60% or more credits in Practical/Project subjects on the basis of combined result of both the semesters of a particular academic year. Credit assigned to GP shall not be counted for above calculation.
(ii) PCP-A status provided if he/she fails to satisfy the clause 1(c) (Aggregate marks), he/she must earn 60% of total or more credit in theory subjects and 60% or more credits in Practical/ Project subjects. In such case, he/she shall be eligible for provisional promotion with carry over papers.
(b) A student who fails to attain Pass status as per clause 2(A) or fails to attain PCP status as per clause 2(B), shall be declared FAIL in the particular academic year and he/she has to re-appear in both the semesters of that particular academic year.
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