Berhampur, Sept 21 (LocalWire): Khallikote University will conduct the final semester examinations of all its undergraduate and post-graduate students from Sept 20-29, in off-line mode.
“Around 1600 students of its four constituent colleges are likely to appear for the examination.
After consulting with the principals and students of the constituent colleges of the university, we have decided to conduct the final semester examination of all UG and PG in pen and paper mode,” said Vice-Chancellor A N Mishra.
Sashi Bhusan Rath Women’s College, Binayak Acharya College, Berhampur Science College, Chhatrapur and Gopalpur College, Gopalpur are the constituent colleges of the university.
The semester examinations would be held as per the guidelines of the University Grants Commission (UGC), he said.
The state government has allowed the universities to conduct the final semester examinations as per the convenience of the universities.
While the college authorities have expressed their inability to conduct the examinations online in the wake of the pandemic situation, several students too do not have smartphones and are not familiar with handling gadgets like laptops, said the controller of examinations of Khallikote University PM Nanda.