Delhi University Releases New Academic Calendar 2020-21, Even Semester Exams from 12 August

The University of Delhi has released a revised academic calendar for the session 2020-21 on its official website. The varsity will be conducting the even semester exams in August 2021. According to the DU Calendar 2021, the next academic session will start on 31 August 2021.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Jun 23, 2021 09:46 IST
Delhi University Releases New Academic Calendar 2020-21, Even Semester Exams from 12 August
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DU Academic Calendar 2021: The University of Delhi has released a revised academic calendar for the session 2020-21 on its official site. The University will be conducting the even semester (First Year) exams from 12 to 24 August 2021. The theory exams will be held after a preparatory break and practical exams that are scheduled between 3 to 11 August 2021. According to the Delhi University's revised Academic Calendar 2021, the next academic session will start on 31 August 2021.

In continuation to the earlier notice, dated 9/10/2020 the revised academic calendar to be followed for the first year of undergraduate and postgraduate courses for the academic year 2020-21-

Earlier this month the University has concluded the semester/annual exams for Final year students in Open Book Examination (OBE) model. Over 3 lakh candidates appeared in the final semester/annual exams and awaiting results. 

First Batch/ First Semester

Commencement of Classes- 18 November 2020

Preparatory Break and Practical Examinations - 6 March 2021

Conduct of Examination- 15 March 2021

Semester Break- 28 March 2021.

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Even Semester (First Year)

Commencement of classes - 01 April 2021 (Thursday)

Suspension of online teaching in view of the sudden surge in COVID-19 cases- 04 May 2021 to 16 May 2021

Preparatory break and Practical exams- 3 August 2021 to 11 August 2021

Conduct of Examination- 12 August 2021 to 24 August 2021

Semester Break- 25 August to 30 August 2021

Commencement of Next Academic session: 31 August 2021.