Pune, 31st January 2022: Today, Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) clarified that examinations in colleges affiliated with the university will be conducted online only. The Maharashtra state’s Department of Higher and Technical Education had given permission for offline examinations after February 15. Until then, the university has decided not to make any changes as they have completed the preparation for the online exams.
Dr Mahesh Kakade, Director, SPPU’s Board of Examinations and Evaluation, informed that “The application process for the exams, which will be conducted online in February and March, has been completed and the schedule of some faculties has also been announced”.
As per the decision taken by the university, a regular and backlog of diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate courses examinations for eligible students will be conducted in phases during February-March.
Kakade further informed that students will be informed about the examination through SMS and e-mail. Students have to answer 50 out of 60 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) correctly, 30 questions will be asked for Mathematics and Statistics in Science, first-year BCA (Science), and Engineering courses from which the correct answers to the 25 questions will be taken into consideration. In case of technical interruption in the examination, the students will be automatically extended the time through the software.
“The university has completed its preparations for the online exams. The university has successfully conducted online exams for the last two years and this year too the exams will be conducted in a rigorous manner. The schedule of all the faculties will be available on the website of the university in the next week”, Dr Kakade said.