Delhi University has announced that examinations for final year post graduate and under graduate students will be held from July 1. However, it said in case the situation arising out of the COVID-19 outbreak does not normalize, it will adopt ‘Open Book’ mode to conduct the test. Under the ‘Open-Book’ mode of examination, the student will be able to refer books, notes and other study materials to answer the questions.
Students will sit in their homes and will download question papers for their respective course from the portal. They will upload the answers in a span of two hours.
In a notification, the varsity said examinations for final semester/year students of all postgraduate and undergraduate programmes, including exams for students registered with School of Open Learning (SOL) and Non Collegiate Women Education Board (NCWEB) will begin from July 1. All these examinations shall be conducted in three sessions in a day including Sundays with a duration of two hours and a detailed date sheet is likely to be notified by the end of this month, it added.
The DU further said, students will be allowed to attempt their examinations as per the date sheet and courses as filled in examination form from seating at home or any place as per instructions issued in this regard.