UGC Releases New Academic Calendar 2020; New Session from September

College Grants Fee, UGC has launched recent pointers on Examinations for ongoing batches and new Tutorial Calendar 2020 for the Universities in view of COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown.

As per new pointers, UGC has instructed that courses for present college students of 2nd and third yr can start from August 1 and that for recent batch (first semester/yr) from September 1.
For recent admission, the Fee has instructed the August 1 – August 31 interval. For the brand new tutorial session, odd semester exams might be held between January 1 and January 25 and even semester can start from January 27.


Tutorial Calendar for 2019-20
Begin of Even Semester 1st January 2020
Suspension of Courses 16th March 2020
of Instructing-Studying by way of varied modes equivalent to On-line Studying /
Distance Studying / Social Media (WhatsApp / YouTube) / E-mails / Video
Conferencing / Cell Apps / SWAYAMPRABHA Channels on DTH and so forth.
16th March 2020
31st Might 2020
of Dissertation/ Mission Work/ Internship Experiences/ E-labs/ Completion
of Syllabus/ Inside Evaluation/ Task/ College students Placement Drive
and so forth.
1st June 2020
15th June 2020
Summer season Holidays# 16th June 2020
30th June 2020
Conduct of Examinations:
Terminal Semester/ Yr 1st July 2020
15th July 2020
Intermediate Semester/Yr 16th July 2020
31st July 2020
Analysis and Declaration of Outcome:
Terminal Semester/ Yr 31st July 2020
Intermediate Semester/ Yr 14th August 2020

Universities can disperse courses on Might 25 and maintain even semester exams from Might 26 to June 25, 2020.

Summer season trip
for 2020-21 session might be from July 1 to July 31 and the following tutorial session can start from August 2, 2021.

New Tutorial Calendar for Tutorial Session 2020-21
Admission Course of 1st August 2020
31st August 2020
Graduation of Courses
College students of 2nd/ 3rdyear 1st August 2020
Contemporary batch (First Semester/Yr) 1st September 2020
Conduct of Examinations 1st January 2021
25th January 2021
Graduation of Courses for Even Semester 27th January 2021
Dispersal of Courses 25th Might 2021
Conduct of Examinations 26th Might 2021
26th June 2021
Summer season Holidays 1st July 2021
30 July 2021
Graduation of Subsequent Tutorial Session 2nd August 2021

Other than the suggestive calendar, UGC has additionally requested the schools to observe a 6-day week sample to compensate for the lack of research for the 2019-20 session through the lockdown and for the following session 2020-21.
UGC has additionally emphasised to develop and make the most of the amenities like a digital classroom and video conferencing and to coach all instructing workers in utilizing the expertise.

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So as to overcome such challenges sooner or later, the college needs to be adequately skilled for the usage of ICT and on-line instructing instruments, in order that they full about 25% of the syllabus by way of on-line instructing and 75% syllabus by way of nose to nose instructing,” says UGC.


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