Admission

Synod College Admission

Application for admission on prescribed forms will be accepted immediately after the announcement of the Meghalaya Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate/Equivalent Examination results. Each application form must be accompanied by an attested copy of the mark sheet of the last examination passed. Admission is given on merit first come-first served basis after a personal interview with the Principal. The College reserves the right to refuse an application without assigning any reason for the same. A student, when granted admission has to submit the following documents along with the application form:

  1. An attested copy of mark sheet of the last examination passed (Class XII/equivalent Course).
  2.  An original Transfer Certificate from the School/College last attended.
  3. A testimonial of character from the Principal of the School or College last attended.
  4. An original Migration Certificate for students who passed out from Boards other than Meghalaya Board of School Education.
  5. Scheduled Tribe/ Caste/ OBC Certificate (Wherever necessary).
  6. One recent attested passport size photo.

NOTE: When admission is granted, (I) all fees must be paid at the SBI Bara Bazar, Shillong. The admission form along with the counter foil should be submitted to the College Office within the stipulated date, otherwise the admission will stand cancelled. Application forms not accompanied by the required documents will not be accepted. (2) Identity Card are to be submitted within one week from the date of admission to the office for Principal.

Course of Study

The College is affiliated to the North Eastern Hill University for the Graduate Degree Courses in Arts, Science, Commerce and Computer Application. The duration of the Degree Course with or without Honours is three years. First year students will be admitted to 2nd year after passing the University 1st year Examination, similarly the 2nd year students will be admitted to 3rd year after passing the University 2nd year Examination. Students who fail twice in each class will not be re-admitted.

Rules and Regulations

Examination
In addition to regular tests conducted by the different Departments, the College authority will conduct two tests namely Pre-Selection Test and Selection Test. Any Student who is absent in the Test will be treated as failed and will not be allowed to appear for the Final Examination. The dates for Pre Selection and Selection Test will be notified. Students should not indulge in any unfair means especially at the time of Examination. Anyone found adopting such means shall be expelled from the college and shall not be readmitted.

Attendance
80% class attendance is compulsory. Student with less than 80% attendance will not be allowed to fill in the forms and appear for the University Examinations. Any student who is absent continuously for one month will have his/her name removed from the College registers.

Discipline
1. All the students are to bring their Identity Cards to the College every day, and should produce them when asked for. No student will be allowed to enter the College Campus without the College I.D. Cards.
2. Dress and general appearance of the students must be decent and acceptable to the College authority. Cleanliness must also be maintained.
3. Students are expected to keep the College and Campus clean.
4. Smoking, chewing tobacco, drinking alcohol etc are strictly forbidden in the College Campus. Any one found smoking, chewing tobacco, drinking alcohol inside the Campus will be expelled from the College.
5. Communal harmony is to be preserved and every student should behave in a disciplined manner both in words and actions.

Hostel
Hostel seats are available for girls only. For Hostel accommodation, the prescribed form of application is to be collected and submited to the office. Hostellers should abide by all the rules and regulations of the Hostel. Any one found breaking the rules would be punished. Expulsion from the Hostel will also mean expulsion from the College and vice versa.

Awards
The College presents one award annually known as THE SYNOD COLLEGE TOPPERS`AWARD. The award is given to those students securing highest total marks in Honours and General subjects provided they pass the Degree Examination in first class/ division.