Students are expected to behave in an orderly manner on all occasions and to obey such instructions as are notified from time to time.
The defaulters will be appropriately punished including fine, expulsion from hostel, etc. For major punishment such as expulsion/rustication from the institute, making an adverse entry on the Character Certificate to be issued by the institute and debarring a student from admission to any course offered by the institute, the case will be referred to the Discipline Committee of the institute.
Use of Powered vehicles on the campus by the students is not allowed. However, day scholars are allowed bikes/scooters upto the institute parking lot only.
Cell Phones: Disciplinary action shall be taken against a student if found using Cell Phone in the academic area.
Lethal/Firearms: Students are not allowed to keep firearms or any other lethal weapons on the campus.
Ragging: Ragging shall include, but will not be confined to the following:
Any disorderly conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any other student, indulging in rowdy or indisciplined activities which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or a junior student or asking the students to do any act or perform something which such student will not do in the ordinary course and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of a fresher or a junior student. Ragging, in any form, is banned in the institute and after enquiry, if any one found indulging in ragging will be expelled from the institute. Anti-ragging committees and squads of the institute shall keep continuous vigil for the defaulters.
Ragging, in any form, is banned in the institute and after enquiry, if any one found indulging in ragging will be expelled from the institute. Anti-ragging committees and squads of the institute shall keep continuous vigil for the defaulters.
For good and sufficient reasons, following punishments may be imposed on the students of the institute for Acts of indiscipline as given below
(I) Minor Punishment
(II) Major Punishment
For major punishments, decision will be taken by the Deputy Director on the recommendations of the Students Discipline Committee constituted under A-17.
A-17. The Students Discipline Committee shall consist of the following members:
|1.||Dean of Students Affairs||Chairman, ex-officio|
|2.||Four Professors of the institute appointed by the Director||Members|
|3.||One member from outside the institute with judicial experience, appointed by the Director||Member|
A-18 The term of office of the members, other than the ex-officio members of the Discipline Committee will be two years.
A-19 If a student is dissatisfied with the penalty imposed upon him, he may make a written appeal within 10 days, to the Director whose decision shall be final.
As approved by Hon’ble Director, the Students Discipline Committee (SDC) of the institute is reconstituted as per the following for the period from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020:
|(i) Dean of Student Affair (Ex-Officio)||
Dr. Inderveen Chana
Dean of Student Affairs
|(ii) Four Professors of the institute appointed by the Director
Dr. S.S. Bhatia
Dr. (Mrs.) Ravi Kiran
Dr. Kulvir Singh
Dr. Rajeev Mehta
|(iii) One member from outside the institute with judicial experience by the Director||Mr.Amanpreet Singh,Law Officer||Member|
|(iv) Registrar (Ex-officio)||Dr.. Gurbinder Singh, Registrar||Member Secretary|
|(iv) Two Student Representatives||To be appointed by Dean of Student Affairs||Special Invitees|
Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala is committed to creating and maintaining a community in which students, teachers and non-teaching staff can work together in an environment free of violence, harassment, exploitation, intimidation and stress. This includes all forms of gender violence, sexual harassment and discrimination on the basis of sex/gender or amongst the same sex members. Every member of the institute should be aware that while the institute is committed to the right to freedom of expression and association, it strongly support gender equality and opposes any form of gender discrimination and violence.
“Sexual Harassment” – For the purpose of this policy “Sexual Harassment” shall include, but will not be confined to the following
All the complaints in this regard shall be made to the committee duly constituted by the Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala.