The University of Mumbai introduced the credit system. Under the scheme internals carry 40 marks. The distribution of marks is as follows:
|1||Class Test||20 marks|
|3||Class Participation & Attendance||10 marks|
The minimum marks necessary for passing is 16.
From the academic year 2014-15, 25 marks are allotted to internals. This would include a class test of 20 marks and 5 marks for class attendance and class participation
Under the credit system semester examinations carry 60 marks. The minimum marks for passing is 24 marks. Students who fail in the semester end examination can appear for the additional examination conducted 20 days after the declaration of the official results.
From 2014-15 75 marks will be assigned to semester end examination and minimum passing marks are 30.
Education must develop the best in a student. The proportion of knowledge and skill depends on the stream of education and changes from year to year.