Anti Ragging Policy
Misconduct, Hooliganism, Indiscipline
Possession or use of firearms or any latheal weapon
Possession or use of addictive or hallucinogenic drugs in the campus
Possession or use of alcoholic beverages or delinquency under the influence of alcohol
Student found guilty of such act by the way of including in or outside the premises of the University shall be liable to punishment as per the guidelines given by UGC in the light of the direction of Hon’ble Supreme Court depending upon the natural gravity of the offence establish by Anti Ragging Committee of the University. The punishment for those found guilty of the ragging at the University level shall be any one or any combination of the following:
Suspension from attending classes and academic privileges
Withholding/withdrawing scholarship/ fellowship and other benefits
Debarring from appearing in any test/ examination or other evaluation process
Debarring from representing the institute in any regional, national or international meet, tournament, youth festival etc.
Suspension/ expulsion from the hostel
Cancellation of admission
Rustication from the institute for period ranging from 1 to 4 semesters
Fine ranging from Rs.10,000 to 50,000.
Collective punishment: When the persons committing or abetting the crime of ragging are bot identified, the institution shall resort to collective punishment.
Student enrolled in the University must recognize their responsibilities towards the faculty, office staff and fellow students by maintaining appropriate standards of conduct unless which what will attract disciplinary action.
The University believes that duty, decorum and discipline are the hallmarks of a good student. Students with such qualities alone can prove to be productive manpower with appreciable value system. Therefore, erring students would be subject to certain disciplinary code. The following acts would be deemed to be acts of indisicipline. Any overt or covert act leading to ragging, eve teasing disruption of class room activities, disturbing the studies of other students or marring the operations of the University, its educational activities or harming the health, safety of staff or students or damaging the property, possession of any intoxicants, illicit drugs or weapons in the University campus, misconduct during examination, production of false information or documents for admission purpose and the failure to return loaned materials or settle debts with the Arunodaya University
Prevention of Ragging
Directives of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, to prevent and curb ragging, at different times have been implemented by the University. Ragging in the hostel and on the campus is strictly prohibited. Any student indulging in this, is liable to be expelled not only from the hostel but also from the university.
Ragging includes, but not limited to, any disorderly conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of teasing, or handling with rudeness any other student, in rowdy or undisciplined activities which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension 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.
There are three committees constituted at the university Level. The three constituted committees are Anti-Ragging Committee, Anti Ragging Squad and Monitoring Cell (Ragging).
1. Anti-Ragging Committee
This committee ensures compliance with the provisions of Regulations of Anti-Ragging.
The Squad consists of one senior faculty member as Co-coordinator and the Chief Warden [Hostels] as coordinator. The committee consists of teaching and non-teaching staff and students` representatives as its members. The squad makes surprise visits at hostels and spots vulnerable to incidences of ragging on the campus.
Monitoring Cell (Ragging)
The cell is headed by a Senior Faculty member and consists of teaching staff as well as Students` representatives. The Monitoring Cell promotes the objective of Anti-Ragging among the students.
National Anti-Ragging Helpline: 1800-180-5522 [24×7 toll free]
University Level Helpline:
Anti Ragging Nodal Officer Mr. Sohan Jha: 9402853177