Calcutta  /  Published 17.09.20

UGC sets Oct date to declare results

The UGC has asked the state government to publish the results of end semester/final year exams “preferably” by the end of October so that admissions to the first year of postgraduate/PhD p...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.09.20

CU declares final-year exam schedule

Calcutta University has announced the final year final semester exam schedule for undergraduate courses. The university uploaded the schedule on Wednesday on its website,, detailing...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.09.20

UGC nod to exam plan

The University Grants Commission on Thursday okayed the state higher education department’s proposal to hold final-year undergraduate and postgraduate exams between October 1 and 18, a departmen...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.09.20

Exams: JU plans to send papers home

Jadavpur University is planning to deliver question papers of end-semester exams to and collect answer scripts from the homes of students who lack a smart device or Internet connectivity, an official ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

Opinion  /  Published 30.08.20

Urgent tests: Holding JEE-NEET exams

Fear seems to have become a constant in every sphere of life in India. It is now hovering over the issue of examinations that are to be held in September in spite of the rising numbers of the coronavi...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 28.08.20

Teachers: lives at risk

Holding university exams in September, as sanctioned by the Supreme Court on Friday, would “risk the lives of lakhs of students” considering the challenges of ensuring social distancing at...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.08.20

SC upholds UGC directive on holding exams

The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the University Grants Commission’s directive to universities to hold final-year undergraduate and postgraduate exams by September 30 but left the door ajar for...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 28.08.20

Options for state, post-SC order

The education department may explore the option of holding exams in common service centres, set up by the state JEE board to enable engineering aspirants to attend counselling, for the final-year unde...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.08.20

No exams next month, says Mamata

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced that Bengal would not have college and university examinations in September. While delivering a virtual address, Mamata asked education minister Par...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kalighat

India  /  Published 28.08.20

SC: No promotion without exams

The Supreme Court on Friday said that states and universities cannot promote students without holding final year exams by September 30. Upholding the UGC decision to hold final year exams, a bench he...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi


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