The Executive Council (EC) of the university had approved of the datesheet on September 24 after taking UGC guidelines into consideration. The UGC had on September 22, released an official academic calendar for first year students in which it specified that the new academic session for the first years should begin by November 1.
Several exams will be conducted in different shifts on all days. Nazim Husain Jafri, controller of exams said that exams in Delhi will take place on the campus. “We have asked that Delhi government schools also be converted as centres,” Jafri said.
A university official added that the exams will be conducted under strict social distancing norms. The exams will take place at six cities Calicut, Srinagar, Calcutta, Patna, Lucknow and Guwahati.