By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Aug 22, 2020 10:39 IST
IGNOU Exams not from 1st September, Final year examination Date Sheet awaited

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is not conducting Term End Examinations for final year from 1st September, 2020 as speculations were made. IGNOU is yet to release the exam date sheet for the final year examinations scheduled in Sept 2020. The delay in final year exam schedule has indicated further postpone of final year/ semester examinations, proposed to begin from 1st week of September. It was expected that IGNOU shall start final year exams from September 1, 2020, but due to non-finalization of the examination proceedings, the changes in IGNOU Sept exam date sheet seem more pragmatic. 

Lacs of students who have filled the Term End Examination forms for TEE June 2020 and appearing for the final year /semester examinations, are looking forward for the IGNOU date sheet for September exams. According to sources, non-finalization of the exam centres has delayed the release of final date sheet.

Earlier, addressing the students, IGNOU Vice Chancellor Professor Nageshwar Rao has said that University will intimate 15 days in advance for the conducting of examination. During his virtual interaction with the students Professor Rao said that students should be well prepared for the examinations and keep in touch with official website ignou.ac.in.

Read- IGNOU Vice Chancellor's message to Students

After taking its stand to conduct final year examinations, following the UGC Guidelines, IGNOU had expressed its willingness to conduct final year exams from 1st week of September. According to the examination notice dated July 22, 2020, Indira Gandhi National Open University said to conduct final year examinations starting from 1st week of Sept.