UGC last year exam 2020 will be held by September,2020, says HRD ministry.
The MHRD and UGC said last year exam 2020 will be held by September,2020. The finish of-term semesters were delayed in the light of coronavirus episode in the nation. “The terminal semester will be led by the colleges before the finish of September, 2020 in disconnected (pen and paper) or on the web or mixed (online + disconnected) mode,” the University Grants Commission (UGC) reported today.
The choice came after Union service of home issues said it had sent a letter to the Union advanced education Secretary allowing colleges and foundations to direct assessments.
The home service said the finish of-term assessments are obligatory as per UGC rules. “The last Term Examinations are to be necessarily led according to the UGC Guidelines on Examinations and Academic Calendar for the Universities; and according to the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) endorsed by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare,” the letter referenced.
India shut instructive foundations in the most recent seven day stretch of March to control the coronavirus spread in the nation. Different assessments led by colleges and advanced education organizations have been suspended from that point forward.
The pinnacle instruction controller today declared the ‘UGC Revised Guidelines on Examinations and Academic Calender for the Universities considering COVID-19 Pandemic’. “In the perspective on the developing circumstance identified with COVID-18 pandemic in India, it is critical to shield the standards of wellbeing, security, reasonable and equivalent open door for understudies,” it referenced.
Those understudies who have accumulation ought to necessarily be assessed by disconnected or online assessments according to their ‘plausibility and reasonableness’. On the off chance that a last year understudy can’t show up in the assessment, the college must organize exceptional assessment for the understudy, the controller said. The above arrangement will be relevant just for the current scholastic meeting 2019-20 as a one-time measure, UGC underlined.
“On the off chance that an understudy of terminal semester/last year can’t show up in the assessment directed by the college for at all the reason(s) might be, the individual in question might be offered chance to show up in extraordinary examinations…which might be led by the college as and when possible, so the understudy isn’t put to any burden or weakness,” it said.
Prior, there were reports that UGC may drop the last year assessments in the midst of COVID-19 episode in the nation. The present declaration carried some clearness to understudies.
Considering the flood in COVID-19 contaminations, the UGC’s board of specialists, headed by Haryana University bad habit chancellor R C Kuhad, was on June 25 requested to survey the last year assessment rules gave on April 29. The assessments were booked to be held in July.
The HRD service prior deferred the JEE and NEET 2020 assessments in the midst of COVID-19 episode. “Remembering the wellbeing of understudies and to guarantee quality instruction, we have chosen to defer JEE and NEET assessments,” Pokhriyal said.