Dibrugarh University (DU) has postponed the odd semester BA, BSc, and BCom examinations. The examinations of the odd semester BA, BSc, and BCom programme under the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) were earlier scheduled to be started from April 26.
But due to increasing cases of the COVID-19 pandemic, the exams had to be deferred. The exams have been put on hold till June 15.
“In view of the present situation occurred due to the rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic all over the country, the online meeting of all the Principals/ Directors of the Affiliated Colleges/ Institutions affiliated to/ permitted by Dibrugarh University held on May 12 has recommended not to schedule the ensuing Odd semester examinations of the BA, BSc and BCom programmes in the CBCS in any mode at least up to June 12 or until any such directives received from the UGC or Government of Assam,” a DU statement read.
The university has formed a committee to ensure the smooth functioning of academic affairs in colleges and universities.
All examinations which are conducted by the Directorate of Open and Distance Learning have also been postponed by the University.
“In continuation of our earlier notification…this is for information of all concerned that postponement of all examinations of Dibrugarh University also includes examinations under Directorate of Open and Distance Learning (DODL),” the university said on April 26.