Exam Instruction

Examination Centres
Depending upon the quality, performance and the number of students enrolled the university will identify the Examination centres from among the study centres. In addition to these Examination Centres, the University conducts examination in other Institutions also which will be notified in the examination fee circular, timetable etc. If any changes are made regarding examination centres, the same will be updated in the KSOU Website: www.ksou.info Supplementary examinations will have lesser number of examination centres depending on the strength of the students.

Classification of Successful Candidates
University will declare the grade of successful candidates on the basis of the marks obtained by the candidates both in Grade and Class.

Grading System for the Programs
The following table shows the grading of successful candidates
Latter Grade Qualitative Level Grade Points Percent (%)
A Excellent 5 80 % above
B Very Good 4 60 – 79.9 %
C Good 3 50 – 59.9 %
D Satisfactory 2 35 – 49.9%
E Unsatisfactory 1 Below 35%

Class for the Programs
First Class 60% and above
Second Class Above 50% but below 60%
Third Class Above 40% but below 50%

Scheme of Examination
Please see the prospectus for more details
Eligibility to appear for Examination
To be eligible to appear at the term-end examination in any course, the students are required to fulfill the following conditions:
  1. They should have paid the Programme / Tuition fee due for that year
  2. They should have opted and pursued the prescribed Programme
  3. They should submit the examination form on time
  4. The admission to the course should have been approved by the University.