Punjab’s Technical Education Department has directed two technical universities and the Punjab State Board of Technical Education and Industrial Training to conduct exams of exit courses by October 15.
The Directorate of Technical Education and Industrial Training, Punjab has shot a letter to the IK Gujral Punjab Technical University, Kapurthala, Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University, Bathinda, and Secretary, Punjab State Board of Technical Education and Industrial Training, relating to the examination of exit courses in technical universities and engineering or polytechnic faculties within the state.
In the letter, Joint Director Gurpreet Singh Thind has requested universities and the board to full the examination strategy of all exit courses on their campuses as effectively within the faculties affiliated to them tentatively by October 15. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has been requested to enable them to conduct the exams.
The universities/board will determine on their very own in regards to the mode of conduct of the examination. While conducting these exams, all crucial precautions like sanitisation, temperature monitoring of all college students and workers, and social distancing shall be strictly adhered to, as per directions/SoPs issued by the well being division of state or union authorities.
The universities have additionally been requested to make sure that the scholars are knowledgeable via all doable means in regards to the date sheet effectively in time. Moreover, universities or board may also guarantee well timed declaration of outcomes.
It can be acknowledged that UGC broad letter dated July 6, 2020, issued tips to conduct the ultimate exams by September 30, 2020. Further, Supreme Court whereas disposing of the bunch of writ petitions dated August 28, 2020, has additionally upheld the choice of UGC to conduct exit class examinations earlier than September 30.