Final Year Exams To Be Conducted In August: UPRTOU

By Ojas Singh

Allahabad: Authorities of Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU), the lone state Open University of Uttar Pradesh, have announced holding exams of final year and final semester students of all degree, diploma and certificate courses in the first week of August.

The examination will be conducted under strict Covid-19 protocol in which around 60,000 candidates from across the state will appear. The guidelines will be made complying with the state and central government’s protocols.

Vice-chancellor Prof Seema Singh said, “We will increase the number of examination centres to ensure proper social distancing norms for the students who would come to appear in the exams.”

The VC said that students of degree and post-graduate courses would get one-and-a-half-hours to answer the questions while the students of diploma and certificate courses would get one hour to do so.

For the convenience of the students, all papers of a given subject would be included in a single question paper based on multiple choice questions (MCQ). Students will have to answer in OMR answer sheets provided to them, she added.