The University of Delhi (DU) has agreed in Delhi High Court to advance its final year Open Book Examination to August 10 and it will be concluded till August 31. Delhi High Court on Tuesday intimated over fresh dates for the Delhi University OBE exams, starting from August 10, 2020 onwards. DU filed an affidavit in the court on Tuesday asked to commence first set of mock tests from July 31, but Delhi High Court modified the date to July 27. Whereas second set of DU OBE mock test should start from 1st August and the OBE would commence from August 10.
A bench of Justice Hima Kohli and Justice Subramaniam Prasad compressed the schedule given by the Delhi University stating that the future prospects of the 2.7 lakh students would be affected with the delay. Following the suggestion DU agrees to advance its final year Open Book Examination to August 10. Earlier DU had said that the 2nd set of mock tests would commence from August 4 and then the OBE exams would start from August 17.
The Delhi High court asked University to issue fresh and brief schedule for OBE exams. The University also told the court that the students can also appear for offline exams (Physical Exams) that would be held two weeks after the OBE exams. DU will also conduct Physical examinations in September month, University had told Delhi HC.
DU OBE New Schedule 2020:
|DU OBE mock test (First)||July 27, 2020|
|Open Book Exam 2nd mock test||1st August 2020|
|DU OBE exam starting date||10 August 2020|
|Last date of OBE Exams||31 August 2020|
Note- Earlier on Monday University told the Court that OBE will be conducted from August 17 to September 8. The decision is reversed and now Delhi University OBE Exams to be conducted as per new exam schedule. OBE exams for final year/ semester Regular / SOL & NCWEB students to be organized from 10 August 2020.
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On DU OBE Exam Evaluation & Results
The court on Tuesday said that the University would declare the date for evaluation and result keeping the schedule in mind and considering that no delay is being commenced. As per affidavit filed in High Court, the evaluation and declaration of result would have completed by November 30. Guiding the students University issues advise to get updates from DU Exam portal for all latest updates officially on OBE Exams/ admit card & results etc.