The University of the Punjab (PU) has granted the permission to all the students to appear in online exams rather than appearing in on-campus examinations during the Coronavirus pandemic.
The decision regarding the online examinations of Punjab University has been taken in light of the approvals of the Dean’s Committee meeting organized on January 20th, 2021 and the HODs meeting organized on January 5th, 2021.
As per the Registrar of Punjab University, the annual exams of all semesters of BS, MS, as well as MPhil programs will be conducted online.
The notification issued by the University states that; the annual exams of every semesters of BS, MS and M.Phil Programmes will only be conducted “Online”. The management of Punjab University has also directed all concerned Head of Departments to make necessary arrangements in this regard.
It is also pertinent to mention here that the management of Punjab University has decided to hold online examinations in spite of the Inter-Provincial Education Ministers Conference’s (IPEMC) decision to reopen the universities from February 1st, 2021.