Each student dreams of completing higher education and pursuing a career in a field of their choice and liking. Some students opt to pursue professional courses after completing their higher secondary education while some students enrol for short term or diploma courses so that they can start working soon and start building their career.  

One Sitting Degree is a Degree program in India that allows students who have failed or discontinued their studies for various reasons to complete their graduation. Such students who have discontinuation proof and a gap in their education years can apply for the Fast Track Degree by One Sitting Degree Program in India.  With one sitting degree the students can complete their graduation in just one year.  

What is a one sitting degree?

A One Sitting Degree is an education program that allows students to complete a three-year bachelor’s course in just one year. The students are required to complete all the exams corresponding to the course in a single sitting, hence the term single sitting degree. 

Candidates who have not been able to complete their graduation or post-graduation degree due to financial issues or are facing difficulties in getting a job or getting an appraisal in their present job, can complete their Masters or Bachelor’s Degree in one year by giving Single Sitting Examination of all the semesters through distance education or correspondence mode.

The candidates are required to complete their Senior Secondary/HSC/12th examination to enrol for the Graduation in One Year program through credit transfer / lateral entry mode.  

The thought behind the fast track or Lateral Entry system is to help the youth and working professionals who were forced to discontinue their studies after 12th and could not complete their graduation. One sitting degree program helps in shaping the Career of the youth.

Is One Sitting Degree valid?

Yes, the one sitting degree program offered by universities or colleges that are UGC / AIU / MHRD / DEB / AICTE approved is valid in India. Completing a graduation degree from any UGC Government Recognized University is completely valid and acceptable in both private and public sector companies.  

What are the advantages of the One Sitting Degree Exam?

Some of the key advantages of one sitting degree exam are:

  • Students with a gap in their education years can complete their graduation in time by opting for one Sitting Degree Exam Mode.
  • Students are not required to attend classes in college or university regularly
  • The one sitting degree can be availed from any part of the world.
  • Candidates looking for a job promotion or salary hike can improve their chances by earning a degree or post-graduation degree by appearing for a one sitting degree examination.
  • This program helps increase the confidence in the students thereby increasing the working capacity of the students.
  • The degree received is approved by UGC MHRD.
  • The syllabus is easy and comparatively lower fees 

What is the eligibility criteria for admission to one sitting degree program?

For Graduation degree: Candidates are required to have passed the Senior Secondary School examination / PUC / HSC / 12th examination from Recognized Board / University / Institute / Council or any other equivalent examination from a recognized and UGC approved board or university. 

For Post-Graduation degree: Candidates are required to have completed a minimum 10+2+3 or complete graduation degree or equivalent in respective streams from recognized University/ Institute.

What different courses can be completed through one sitting degree/ quick track mode?

The different courses which can be completed through the one sitting degree examination are:

Graduation courses

  • BA ( Bachelors of Arts) in all subjects
  • B.Com ( Bachelors in Commerce)
  • B.Sc. ( Bachelors in Science) in all subjects
  • BCA (Bachelors in Computer applications)
  • B.Ed. ( Bachelors in Education)
  • B.Tech ( Bachelors in Technology)
  • B.E. ( Bachelors in Engineering)

Post-Graduation courses 

  • MA ( Masters of Arts) in all subjects
  • M.Com ( Masters in Commerce)
  • M.Sc. ( Masters in Science) in all subjects
  • MCA (Masters in Computer applications)
  • M.Ed. ( Masters in Education)
  • M.Tech ( Masters in Technology)
  • MS( Masters in Science)
  • MBA ( Masters in Business Administration)

CIIS offers one sitting degree for completing graduation/post-graduation in One Year through Credit Transfer / Lateral Entry Single Sitting Examination.

We offer various graduation and post-graduation degree courses under the one sitting examination program. All the courses are approved by UGC / AIU / MHRD / MPSC / AICTE / BCI / PCI / INC /DEB. The examinations will be held through Correspondence or Online Examination or Distance Education Mode.