WHAT CONSTITUTES EXAMINATION MISCONDUCT

The underlisted actions are categorized as Examination Misconduct.

 

EXAMINATION MISCONDUCT

OFFENCES AND SANCTIONS (MAXIMUM UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED)

S/N

OFFENCE

SENATE DECISIONS

1

Impersonation (within and outside LASU)

Expulsion

2

Smuggling question papers out of examination hall for help and returning with answer scripts

Expulsion

3

Failure to appeal before the Misconduct Panel

Suspension for 1 Semester after which non appearances leads to Expulsion

4

Being found in Examination Hall with Jottings relevant to the examination (in the locker)

Rustication (2 Semesters)

5

Physical attack or assault on Invigilators/fellow students

Rustication (2 Semesters)

6

Coming to examination with prepared answer scripts

Expulsion

7

Writing relevant materials on palms or any part of the body

Rustication (2 Semesters)

8

Exchange of sheets, copying other students or exchange of question papers in Examination Hall.

Rustication (2 Semesters)

9

Failure to submit answer scripts at the end of examination

Rustication (1 Semesters)

10

Rudeness, insubordination, Disobedience and Disorderly behaviour within the examination hall

Rustication (1 Semesters)

11

Failure and or refusal to fill the Examination Misconduct form when apprehended.

Rustication (2 Semesters)

12

Use of cell phones in the examination hall

Rustication (1 Semesters)

13

Refusal to submit self for search by an invigilator of same sex

Rustication (1 Semesters)

14

Being in possession of answer scripts without being authorized

Rustication (1 Semesters)

15

Destruction of evidence

Rustication (2 Semesters)

16

Discussion during examination, consultation, giving information or assistance or soliciting

Student will be awarded zero if found culpable by Examination Malpractice Committee

17

Indecent dressing by students into Examination hall

Denial into the Examination Hall by the Invigilator

 

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