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Add-on courses offer the students an opportunity to get dual degrees. These Courses give the students an edge in the intensely competitive job market by equipping them with skills that they may not get with a traditional honours or integrated programme. The short duration of the programmes and the wide variety of options have made add-on courses extremely popular among students in India. These courses enable the students to get two to three certificates by the time they graduate.


These Add-On courses at the degree level leading to a Certificate / Diploma / Advance Diploma concurrent with the regular Bachelor’s degree have been designed in concurrence with the UGC directives/ guidelines to meet the demand for increased qualitative and analytical skills in the emerging areas of professional studies.


The syllabus of these courses been designed by Vinoba Bhave University, Hazaribag in agreement with the UGC guidelines & directives. The duration of the courses as determined shall be as under:
First year         -     Certificate Course
Second year    -     Diploma Course
Third year        -     Adv. Diploma Course


The ADD-ON Course Of Information Technology and Computer Application will have two Theory and two Project (Practical ) papers of 75 and 25 marks respectively. The ADD-ON Course Of Functional English will have two Theory and two Practical(Project ) papers of 75 and 25 marks Respectively. The same scheme will be followed in Certificate, Diploma and Advance Diploma (ADC).


There shall be University examination at the end of the first, the second, and the third year of study to be known respectively as the Certificate, Diploma, and Advance Diploma examination. In order to qualify to appear at the Certificate examination, a candidate shall be required to attend not less than 75% of the total number of lectures delivered and not less than 75% of the practical classes held in each subject.


Whereas for such subjects of Certificate / Diploma / Advance Diploma, which shall have practicals as the essential segment of the course, the fee per annum shall be Rs.5000 (Five Thousands) only. For non - practical courses, the fee per annum shall be Rs.3500 (Three Thousand Five hundred) The students shall be required to deposit additional charges of Rs. 1,250 for Examination Fee and Study Mat. The fee can be paid in easy installments.

A maximum number of 50 (fifty) students will be admitted in ADC course.
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