Earlier, the DU Open Book Exams, which had been scheduled to start from July 1, 2020. The exams had been postponed “in view of the prevailing situation of Covid-19 pandemic”.
As per the revised datesheets for all undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, the examination will now start from July 10, 2020.
A discover posted on the official web site reads: “It is hereby notified for data to all involved that the Open Book Examination (OBE) for the scholars of the ultimate semester/yr/time period of all UG and PG programmes are scheduled to be held from 10.07.2020 onwards. The date sheets for the Undergraduate programmes as add on the University web site have been ready as per the examination kinds submitted by the scholars.
In case of any discrepancy being seen within the date sheets, the scholars could ship their queries specifying all of the related particulars to the Dean (Examinations) at [email protected] or [email protected] on the earliest in order that the identical could also be corrected/included accordingly.”
Teachers and college students have been opposing the open e-book exams (OBE) citing points like absence of examine materials for many college students and lack of web connectivity in numerous elements of the nation, amongst others.
The All India Students’ Association stated, “The pupil-instructor motion of the time has clearly denounced the apply on any exams amidst disaster, giving a viable different of utilizing the earlier Grade Point Average and internals for common. Terminal semester college students of DU should have an opportunity at pen paper checks when the scenario normalises.