Student protests forces Osmania Univ to review exam schedule

Last Updated: Saturday, February 26, 2011 - 00:12

Hyderabad: In the backdrop of continuing
violent protests as part of Telangana agitation by students at
the Osmania University campus in Hyderabad, varsity authorities on Friday
held a meeting to review the academic calendar for the ongoing
semester and for the examination schedule for under-graduate
and post-graduate courses.

Osmania University`s in-charge Vice-Chancellor DN Reddy
discussed with deans, principals and other officials the
academic calendar for the ongoing semester and also for
working out the examination schedule for UG and PG courses.

Reddy said saving of the academic year to protect the
long term interests of the students was the top priority
before the university and stressed the need for ensuring the
smooth conduct of classes and examinations.

The meeting finalised the revised almanac for second and
fourth semesters of PG courses and it was also decided to
commence the BA, BSc and BCom annual exams from March 25th
onwards.

The University will conduct the leftover exams of
previous semester for the foreign students on March 11, 12 and
13, while the detailed timetable and revised almanac will be
display on the university website (www.osmania.ac.in) shortly,
a release said.

Exams of Osmania University`s PG Courses have been
repeatedly postponed following boycott threats last month.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, February 26, 2011 - 00:12

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