2.3 Duration of the Diploma Programme
The following shall be the minimum and maximum periods for the completion of the programme, 6 Semesters (minimum) or 1 2 Semesters (maximum). These minimum and maximum periods are calculated from the date of the first registration.
2.4 Interruption of Study Programme
2.4.1 A student may interrupt his/her study programme but may not break for more than 4 continuous semesters.
2.4.2 A student who wishes to interrupt his/her study programme shall apply in advance to the Head of School stating reasons why he/she wants to interrupt the study programme. And permission should be duly granted before he/she leaves the institution. The decision of the institution shall be communicated to the applicant by the Head of the Institution. The Head, in giving approval, may consult with the college management.
2.4.3 A student who interrupts his/her studies for more than 4 continuous semesters shall be deemed to have lost any accumulated credits; such a student may be allowed to re-apply for admission into the programme.
2.4.4 A student who is unable to complete his/her study programme even within the maximum period allowed shall lose all credits accumulated. Such a student may be allowed