29 Aug 2020, 10:26 am By Rohit Sindhu
DU OBE 2nd Phase Exams 2020 Registration begins, Exams from Sept 14, Date Sheet to out soon

University of Delhi (DU) is all set to conduct OBE Phase 2 examinations from 14 Sept, 2020 onwards. University on Thursday, August 28 opens online examination registration process for phase 2nd Open Book Exams (blended mode). Students of final semester/ term/ year students of UG and PG courses who wish to appear for the second phase of DU examinations can register for the Second phase of exams. The last date of submission of examination forms is 08.09.2020. No further date in this regard shall be extended.

DU 2nd phase of examination for the final semester/ term/ year students of UG and PG courses to be conducted from 14.09.2020. Examinations will be conducted for those students of Undergraduate and Post Graduate courses (Regular and ex-students) including SOL and NCWEB who have either not appeared or have failed to upload/submit the scanned images of the answer scripts in the first phase of examination.

The University of Delhi in compliance of the order passed by the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi has decided to conduct the Open Book Examination (OBE) for the final semester/ term/ year students of all Undergraduate and Post Graduate courses including SOL and NCWEB as a onetime measure in view of COVID-19 pandemic, official notice reads.

Submission of examination forms for OBE mode of examination to be conducted in blended (offline and online) mode and measures to be adopted during the 2nd phase of examinations to be conducted w.e.f. 14.09.2020 for the final semester/ term/ year students in all Undergraduate and Post Graduate courses for the academic session 2019-20 as one-time measure in view of COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier the first phase of examination conducted between 10.08.2020 and 31.08.2020.

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The mode of examinations for the second phase of examinations shall also be Open Book Examinations (OBE) as adopted during the first phase of examinations conducted by university in the month of August, 2020. Looking at the feasibility, the examinations for the 2nd phase may be conducted in a blended (a mix of offline and online) mode. For all PG programmes, the respective department shall notify the date sheet and examinations shall also begin from 14.09.2020 and conclude on or before 03.10.2020.

To facilitate those students who are outside Delhi and cannot travel to Delhi for appearing in the examinations for any reason, the University may conduct OBE remotely and such students can receive question paper to their registered e-mail and submit the scanned images /photos of the answer scripts to the e-mails as specified through the notification. The detailed can be obtained from the website du.ac.in.

The date sheet for the second phase of examinations shall be notified on the official website of the University by the first week of September, 2020. There shall be two sessions in a day for all undergraduate programmes, notice adds. The duration of the examinations for the offline/physical mode shall be of three hours duration and in case of the students who exercise the option to receive question papers through e-mail and submit the scanned images /photos of answer scripts through email the duration shall be of four hours which shall include one extra hour for using the ICT based activities for examinations.