Candidate shall be eligible for the Diploma he has undergone the prescribed course of study for a period of not less than 3 academic years in an institution affliated to the State Board of Technical Education and training.Tamilnadu and has passed the prescribed examinations. Vocational/Academic plus2 students will have to complete 2 academic years of study and ITI students will have to complete 3 years of study.
The subjects of study shall be in accordance with the syllabus prescribed from time to time oath of theory and practical.
The Examinations shall be conducted at the end of the semester by the Autonomous Examination body of the institution . A candidate will be permitted to appear for the end examination only if….
End examination in all the subjects of all the semesters under the scheme of Examination will be conducted at the end of each semester in theory practical and Drawing.
The total marks for each theory subject will be 100 (Examination marks + Internal Assessment marks 25). A student must secure a minimum of 40 marks out of 100 marks, provided he secures minimum 30 marks out of 75 marks in the examination alone, for a pass.
In the practical subjects the student must secure a minimum of 50 marks out of 100 marks for a pass, provided he secures a minimum of 35 marks out of 75 marks in the examination alone for pass.
» A candidate with overall C.G.P.A more than or equal to 75% will be awarded FIRST class, with DISTINCTION, provided that he has passed core subjects in IV Semester, all subjects in V Semester and all subjects in VI Semester in the first appearance itself.
» A candidate will be declared to have passed in First Class with Honours if he/she secures not less than 75% of overall C.G.P.A in all Semesters put together, except first year, and passes all the above Semesters in the first appearance itself and completes all papers including that of first year within the stipulated period of study.