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AICTE, Mumbai University announce online workshop from 13 May to 17 May on 'Universal Human Values in Education'

The University of Mumbai in collaboration with AICTE (Western Region) will be organising an online workshop on 'Universal Human Values in Education' for institutions offering technical education.The workshop will commence on 13 May and end on 17 May. According to University of Mumbai, the workshop is of paramount significance to continue learning process amid COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdown.The workshop will be conducted in Hindi and English. The morning session will be from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm and the evening session will be from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.File image of Mumbai University. Image courtesy Wikimedia Commons “To understand the basics of value education an online workshop is being organized exclusively for the Vice Chancellors of Technical Universities and University Coordinators appointed for coordinating the activities related to FDPs on Student Induction Programme,” the circular said.The workshop is specifically designed for sharing All India Council for Technical Edu…

Jamia Millia Islamia to conduct offline exams for final year students from 1 to 31 July

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has decided to adopt the new guidelines issued by the University Grants Commission (UGC). The decision was taken at Academic Council meeting of the Jamia Milia Islamia which was held online.

Offline exams will only be conducted for final year students between July 1 and July 31. Students have been advised to submit online examination forms as early as possible.

The campus of Jamia Millia Islamia. Image courtesy:

The campus of Jamia Millia Islamia. Image courtesy:

JMI will hold online classes till 31 May. Earlier, online classes were slated to end on 30 April. The last date for submission of assignments has been extended till 5 June.

Teachers have been asked to upload assignment marks by 15 June on the website of the Controller of Examinations of the university.

The university has also extended the last date to submit online application forms for the session 2020-21 to 31 May. Entrance tests will be held in August. New academic session will commence from 1 September.

JMI earlier this month directed hostellers to vacate their rooms and return home after the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) allowed respective states to bring back their stranded citizens through buses and trains.

The areas in the proximity of the university have been sealed as they have been declared hotspots. JMI said it would be difficult to maintain logistics and manpower requirements in the future.

Jamia Millia Islamia was shut due to coronavirus outbreak and lockdown and it will reopen in August. It is making resource materials for exams and research available online.

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