STUDENT DISCIPLINE / RIGHTS / OBLIGATIONS
The duties of the Disciplinary Committee are to conduct hearings for students alleged to have committed infraction of the academic or non-academic regulations or misconduct that adversely affects the College’s pursuit of its educational mission.
a. Disciplinary Committee
Students are expected to conduct themselves as civilized people, both within the
College and elsewhere. For student conduct, which tends to discredit or injure
the College, the disciplinary committee may impose such penalty, as it may
deem appropriate, including expulsion from the College.
When the penalty for bad conduct is expulsion, the student may appeal the
decision to the College Council.
b. Use of Alcohol and Drugs
The College does not condone the illegal or otherwise irresponsible use of
alcohol and other drugs. It is the responsibility of every member of the College
community to know the risks associated with their use and abuse. This
responsibility obligates students to be aware of relevant College policies and
government laws and to conduct themselves in accordance with these laws and
c. Academic Ethics
Every student is expected to perform all required work without improper or
unauthorized help. The Disciplinary Committee takes disciplinary action in cases
of proven academic dishonesty, cheating, plagiarism and inappropriate
behavior.(view academic regulations page)
d. Standards of Conduct
The College of Tourism and Hotel Management is a community of mature,
serious - minded and scholarly - oriented people, in which the ideals of freedom
of inquiry, freedom of thought, freedom of expression, and freedom of the
individual are sustained.
It is committed to preserving the exercise of any right guaranteed to individuals
by the Constitution of the Republic of Cyprus. It is evident that in a community of
learning, willful disruption of the educational process, destruction of property, and
interference with the orderly process of the College or with the rights of other
members of the College cannot be tolerated. Students registered at the College
are expected to conduct themselves in a manner compatible with the College's
function as an educational institution. To fulfill its function of imparting and
gaining knowledge, the College retains power to maintain order within the
College and to exclude those who are disruptive of the educational process.
One or more of the following sanctions for prohibited conduct may be imposed
upon students, depending upon the gravity of the offence.
Admonition: An oral statement to a student that he or she is violating or has
violated institution rules.
Warning: Notice, in writing, that continuation or repetition of conduct found
wrongful, within a period of time stated in the warning, may be cause for more
severe disciplinary action.
Disciplinary probation: Exclusion from participation in privileged or extracurricular
activities for a period of time not exceeding two academic semesters.
Restitution: Reimbursement for damage to or misappropriation of property.
Suspension: Exclusion from classes and other privileges or activities or from the
College for a definite period of time.
Suspension held in abeyance: Exclusion from classes and other privileges or
activities or from the College for a definite period of time to be enforced, should
another violation occur.
Expulsion: Termination of student status for any indefinite period. The condition
of readmission, if any, shall be stated in the order of expulsion.