The Ministry of Home Affairs has given permission to conduct final session examinations of colleges and universities. After getting the green signal from the center, UGC decided to hold an emergency meeting on Monday that universities and institutes will have to take examinations by the end of September. The UGC then constituted a high-level committee headed by the Vice-Chancellor of Haryana Central University. After this report, the UGC Board has taken this decision. The UGC then constituted a high-level committee headed by the Vice-Chancellor of Haryana Central University. After this report, the UGC Board has taken this decision.
University final year exam deadline till 30 September: UGC
The Ministry of Home Affairs has said that the final semester examinations are mandatory as per UGC. The letter states that final term exams are very important, so examinations will be conducted under the SOP approved by the Ministry of Health.
The Ministry of Home Affairs said that the colleges will have to follow the Health Ministry’s standards regarding corona, including provisions such as two yards, masks, and sanatorium bridge apps.
In the letter sent by the Ministry of Home Affairs to the Secretary of Higher Education, it has been said that the final session examination should be conducted as per the UGC guidelines. It calls for strict adherence to the standard operating procedure approved by the Ministry of Health.
In the emergency meeting of the UGC, it has been decided that if a university wants to conduct the exam in July, it can do it online. Because there is a lockdown till 31 July which applies to educational institutions. If the conditions of August and September are good, then the university will be able to conduct examinations online, offline, or in a mixed manner at their convenience.
Explain that the results of the semester other than the last semester will be declared on the basis of past performance and internal evaluation.
The UGC has also said that students who will not be able to appear for the exam in September, will also be able to give special opportunities to the university. These include examinations from general college to professional, technical colleges and universities.