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UGC Proclaims New Tips on Exams, Educational Calender 2020-2021, Session to Start from November 1

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The College Grant Fee (UGC) has introduced the revised pointers for the brand new educational session 2020-21. As per the revised educational calendar, the brand new session will begin from November 1.

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The College Grant Fee (UGC) has introduced the revised pointers for the brand new educational session 2020-21. As per the brand new educational calendar, the session will begin from November 1.

UGC has already knowledgeable all the schools that the admission course of for undergraduate and postgraduate programs must be accomplished by October 31. The notification states, “Benefit/entrance primarily based admissions to the first-year programmes for the session 2020-21 be accomplished by the tip of October 2020. The final date for admissions to replenish the remaining vacant seats shall be November 30.”

Union Human Useful resource Growth (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ introduced the identical and shared the notification. He tweeted, “In view of the #COVID19 Pandemic, @ugc_india has issued pointers on Examinations & Educational Calendar for UG & PG College students for the Session 2020-21.”

In accordance with the revised educational calendar, the examinations will likely be performed between March eight and March 26, 2021. The semester break is prone to begin from March 27 and finish on April four subsequent yr.

The fee has additionally directed all universities and institutes to observe 6-day class in per week for 2020-21 batch to make sure that the programs end earlier than the exams. The colleges have been directed to scale back trip breaks and holidays because the session has been delayed on account of novel coronavirus outbreak. UGC stated the ultimate outcomes of the brand new session shouldn’t be delayed and college students ought to get their diploma on time.

A full refund of charges will likely be made to college students and oldsters who confronted monetary issues on account of COVID-19 lockdown in case of cancellation of admissions or migration of scholars for this session, until November 30. Candidates can go to the official web site https://www.ugc.ac.in/ for extra particulars.

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