CU to Promote Intermediate Semester Students Without Final Exams
GUWAHATI: After conducting an emergency Executive Council meeting on July 8 Cotton University has decided that it will adopt the revised guidelines issued by the University Grants Commission (UGC) on July 6.
According to the newly issued guidelines, Cotton University will also draw references for the process of evaluation and awarding grades for current under-graduate (UG) and post-graduate (PG) semesters of the university students.
As per the guidelines, the end semester examinations of intermediate semesters (2nd and 4th) of UG/BCA/MCA programs and 2nd semester of PG will not be held and the students will be promoted to the next semester.
The promotion will be based on the proposed UGC formula of 50 percent weightage from mid-semester examination and 50 percent from previous semester examinations subject to the examination rules of the university and the online classes of their new semesters will begin from August 3rd.
The final semester examinations for all the UG and PG programs along with their arrear or betterment papers of even semesters (old course) if any will be held online with UG starting tentatively in the first fortnight and PG in the second fortnight of August 2020.
The detailed plan, program, and guidelines will be notified to students via the university website.