Rajarambapu Institute of Technology

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UGC has granted extension of Autonomous Status to Rajarambapu Institute of Technology for the period w.e.f. 2017-2018 to 2021-2022      |      3rd rank in Top Engineering Colleges of Excellence as per CSR-GHRDC Engineering Colleges Survey 2018.      |      RIT has ranked 25th amongst Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India - 2018 (Siliconindia Survey Report)      |      RIT has Ranked 43rd in Top 100 T-Schools in India 2019 Rankings & Ranked 9th in West Zone of Maharashtra as per DATAQUEST Survey 2019.

Minor & Honor Certification

Looking to Global Scenario, Engineering students should have knowledge of subjects from other branches and some advanced subjects of their respective branch in which they are perusing the degree. Regarding the same RIT has decided to take an initiative in academics from year 2018-19. Minor and Honor Scheme is introduced in academics. Where aspiring student must register for additional Four THEORY courses and acquire additional maximum 15 credits (3 credits/course) for any ONE of the Schemes (either Minor or Honors).

 As per this scheme students will get minor and honor degree along with Degree (Major) which they are perusing.

Detailed rules and regulations of this scheme are given below.

Sr. No. Academic Scheme Description

 

01

 

Minor Degree

Students can select subjects from other branches.

e.g. If Mechanical Engineering student selects subjects from Civil Engineering under this scheme, he/she will get Major degree of Mechanical Engineering with minor degree of Civil Engineering.

 

02

 

Honor Degree

Students can select advanced subjects from their respective branch in which they are perusing the degree.

e.g. If Mechanical Engineering student selects advanced subjects from same branch under this scheme, he/she will get Major degree along with Honor degree of Mechanical Engineering.

Minor Certification Scheme:

  • Students can select subjects from other branches. E.g. If Mechanical Engineering student selects subjects from Civil Engineering under this scheme, he/she will get Major degree of Mechanical Engineering with minor degree of Civil Engineering.
  • Student from ANY department is ELIGIBLE to apply for Minor from ANY OTHER DEPARTMENT.
  • Student can select one subject per semester from the list of subjects of a branch of which he or she want to peruse minor degree.
  • Mentor will be allotted from host departments to guide the students during his/her entire curriculum.
  • All courses are Online courses from platforms like NPTEL/ edX/ Coursera/ Udacity/ Purdue Next/ Khan Academy/ QEEE etc.
  • While selecting the online course care must be take that it must be a certification course along with minimum 6 weeks or minimum 20 hours course.
  • At the end of the semester, oral exam will be conducted by center of examination. But certification of respective platform is essential to become eligible for this exam. Final degree of minor will be based on exams conducted for each subject by
  • NO Lab course/Internship/Mini-project permitted in Minor Scheme.
  • The Scheme will be started from 4th Semester of UG program.
  • An applicant must have a minimum CGPA of 6.75 (up to 2nd Semester).

Honor Certification Scheme:

  • Students can select advanced subjects from their respective branch in which they are perusing the degree. e.g. If Mechanical Engineering student selects advanced subjects from same branch under this scheme, he/she will get Major degree along with Honor degree of Mechanical Engineering.
  • Students from same department are eligible for Honor degree.
  • Student can select one subject per semester from the list of Honor courses of a branch in which they are perusing the degree.
  • Mentor will be allotted from host departments to guide the students during his/her entire curriculum.
  • All courses are Online courses from platforms like NPTEL/ edX/ Coursera/ Udacity/ Purdue Next/ Khan Academy/ QEEE etc.
  • While selecting the online course care must be take that it must be a certification course along with minimum 6 weeks or minimum 20 hours course.
  • NO Lab course/Internship/Mini-project permitted in Honor Scheme.
  • The Scheme will be started from 4thSemester of UG program.
  • An applicant must have a minimum CGPA of 6.00 (up to 2nd Semester).