As per UGC Regulations on the Menace of Ragging in Higher Educational Institutions 2009 and Govt. order no.ED/HE-301/2008/120 dtd. 22/04/2009, ragging in all its forms is totally banned in SCCZ on campus as well as outside where Claretines are present. Any behavior or act that comes under the definition of ragging will invite serious censures as deemed fit by the College authority.

Ragging is defined as “any disorderly conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any other student, indulging in rowdy or undisciplined activity which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension  thereof in a fresher or a junior student or asking the student to do any act or perform something which such student will not in the ordinary course and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of a fresher or a junior student.”

Depending upon the nature and gravity of the offence, as established by the Anti–Ragging Committee of SCCZ, anyone found guilty shall receive any one or more of the following disciplinary actions. The decision of the Anti-Ragging Committee shall be final and binding.

  • Cancellation of admission.
  • Suspension from the college.
  • Withholding/withdrawing scholarship or other benefits.
  • Debarring from appearing in any test/ examination or other evaluation process.
  • Withholding results.
  • Debarring from representing SCCZ in any regional, national, or international event.
  • Suspension/dismissal from the hostel.
  • Rustication from the College for a period up to 4 semesters/2 years.
  • Dismissal from the College and consequent debarring from admission to any other institution.
  • Fine of Rs. 25,000/-
  • In the case of offences of a very grievous or criminal nature, referring the case to the police, besides enforcing one or more of other disciplinary actions mentioned above.
  • Collective punishment when the offence is committed/abetted collectively by a group making it difficult or impossible to identify specifically guilty persons.

It is mandatory, as per the Hon. Supreme Court & UGC/AICTE Regulations, that all students fill in and submit online an Anti-Ragging Affidavit, every year. Affidavits can be filled online at (OR) So, log on to one of the above websites and submit the online affidavit, print out a copy and submit it to the College Office.