Academic Audit

Kerala Technological University (a state govt university) has come into existence on may 21,2014 with an aim It also emphasizes to improve the academic standards of the graduate,post graduate and research programmes in engineering science,technology and management and regulate the academic standards of all colleges affiliated to the university.The main thrust areas of the university are research,Development and Innovation.
Comprehensive Examination (for B.Tech programme)

This examination consists of two parts. Part one a written test and the other an oral one.

The written examination shall be objective type of 1 hour duration and shall have 50 marks and is

to be conducted by the concerned department. Chairman of the oral examination board shall be a

senior faculty in the department and the members include two other faculty members of the

department and an external expert from another academic institute or an industry. Oral

examination shall carry 50 marks. Comprehensive examination may be conducted any time during

the 6th semester with sufficient notice given to the students.

The process of Academic Auditing intends to monitor and enhance the quality of technical education through proper guidelines for both teaching faculty and students, so as to ensure qualified engineers/researchers passing out from Engineering Institutions, affiliated to the Kerala Technological University (KTU). For proper functioning of academics in an educational institution and to quantify the efforts dispensed by the faculty and students, some assessment components have been designed. These include the assessment of course delivery, as per the curriculum and syllabus of KTU, the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities of students, overall discipline and the academic functioning of the Institution, delivery of the duties and responsibilities of faculty members and monitoring of the class , progress of courses, internal assessment, student welfare and grievances. This document is envisioned to elaborate the process of academic auditing, which can aid the engineering institution / faculty/ student for success in the Engineering Education arena. It presents the objectives of academic auditing, the process of internal and external evaluation of courses, major/mini projects, seminars, delivery of P/F courses , overall discipline and academic functioning of the institution, duties and responsibilities of faculty members, Research and consultancy and class/course committees
The faculty shall introduce the course(pre-requisite, learning objectives and outcome of the

course) briefly, on the first day of instruction so as to give an idea of what the course can impart

to the students and its importance and relation to the area of specialization. The course plan shall

be entered in the course diary which would come as part of the course file. The faculty shall try

their best to stick to the course plan. The process will be monitored by the Internal Audit Cell (IAC).

Based on the performance of the students in the internal tests, remedial measures in the form of

extra classes/remedial classes shall be conducted.
In this post we are giving you Kerala Technological University(KTU)'s Academic Audit students studying under Kerala Technological University 2015  .You can download the pdf file of Academic Audit manual.