COVID-19: UGC tells universities to postpone exams, suspend evaluation work

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Published: March 19, 2020 1:50:04 PM

The evaluation work will be suspended during the period too.

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The University Grants Commission (UGC) directed all universities and affiliated colleges on Thursday to postpone examinations till March-end due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

The evaluation work will be suspended during the period too.

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“All universities and affiliated colleges should postpone exams till March 31 and suspend evaluation work. Further schedule should be decided following a review of the situation,” the commission said in an order.

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