Colleges in Odisha re-open for final year students

Colleges in Odisha re-open for final year students

The official said that after a gap of nine months, colleges and universities in Odisha reopened their classes on Monday for students of final year undergraduate and postgraduate courses, following strict adherence to Kovid-19 guidelines, An official said.

He said that seats were arranged to ensure the norms of all social distances.

The official said, “Classroom teaching for the students of undergraduate and postgraduate courses of colleges and universities under the Department of Higher Education, 2020-21 final year, resumed today. The Engineering Institute under the Skill Development and Technical Education Department also reopened Gone, ”said the officer.

Physical classes and research activities for PhD and M.Phil. Students resume, he said.

Classroom teaching was suspended from March 2020.

The government reopened educational institutions in view of the improvement of Kovid-19 situation in the state and the huge educational loss of students due to the epidemic.

Schools across the state re-opened their classes on 8 January, who would appear for their board exams, while physical classes at medical colleges resumed on 1 December last year.

The government also issued a guideline for the conduct of classroom teaching, which should be conducted regularly to cover all chapters of the syllabus despite coverage of some chapters by an on-line mode.

“Whenever possible, physical classroom teaching will be recorded and shared with absent students,” the guideline states that the Kovid-19 prevention protocol needs to be followed.

Variety has been made mandatory for all the people coming to colleges and wearing facemasks. The guideline states that social disturbances should be maintained in classrooms and crowded classes can be divided into batches and extended teaching hours if needed.

However, teachers, students and staff will not come to their institutions residing in active control zones, it said.

The hostel also re-opened from January 10 to 2020- 21 final year undergraduate and postgraduate students as well as PhD, M.Phil and other research scholars.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *