Prohibition against Ragging
“Any conduct by any student or students, whether by the word spoken or written or by an act, which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness a fresher or any other student. Exploiting the students from completing academic tasks and financial extortion. Any act of physical abuse including all its variants-sexual abuse, homosexual assaults, and stripping, forcing obscene and lewd acts, gestures, causing bodily harm or any other danger to health of a person. Any act that prevents, disrupts or disturbs the regular academic activities of other students”.
Statutory Warning as laid down by the Hon'ble Supreme Court
Following forms of ragging are strictly prohibited:
- Dress Code Ragging
- Formal Introduction
- Verbal Torture & Sexual Abuse
- Playing the Fool
- Hostel Ragging
- Drug Abuse
Hon'ble Supreme Court of India
- Students of the University have to give an undertaking along with their parents/ guardians that they/their wards would not indulge in any form of ragging. The Management, the Dean/Director/Principal and the Teaching Staff interact with the Freshers and teach them about their rights as well as obligations to fight against ragging to which they may be subjected or which comes into their knowledge. The concerned authorities would promptly deal with such a menace. Proctorial Board has been set up in the University to maintain discipline and ensure amicable relations among students. The Management and the Teaching Staff keeps a close watch on vulnerable locations in the University such as the Class Rooms, Canteen, Food Court, Cafeteria, the playground, Hostels etc. and any indulgence in ragging is strictly dealt with.
- The Management, Teaching, Non-Teaching Staff and the Hostel Wardens carefully guard against such unlawful activities and prompt action is taken against the culprits, if any.
- Any student found indulging in ragging shall be expelled from the University and FIR against such students shall be lodged immediately at the Police Station. Form of the undertaking against ragging, is enclosed with the admission form.
The University has various bodies for the students' support and their grievance redressal.
Various committees are in operation to guard campus, hostels, bus stops and buses to deter any stray incidents. If someone is found indulged in ragging of any type is liable to be dealt with severely and legal action.