University of Delhi (DU) has decided to go with 50-50 formula for 1st and 2nd Year students. It has been decided by Delhi University to declare first & second year results on the basis of 50% marks weightage from last semester exams and 50% weightage from Internals. According to an official from Delhi University’s Examination Committee, it is decided that first and second year students of Under Graduate courses (B.A, B.Com, B.Sc) will be promoted with result on Internal and last semester performance basis. Students scored the percentile in last semester and in percentile of internal exams in recent semester will form the scorecard for 1st and 2nd year students.
Earlier University of Delhi (DU) decided to promote 1st, 2nd Year students of UG Courses without holding examinations in view of health crises. The Examination Working Committee to declare notice on 50-50 formula shortly at du.ac.in.
On Tuesday, DU confirmed to announce First and Second Year results of BA, BCom, BSc on 50-50 formula of Internals and last semester exam weightage. Delhi University to prepare 1st and 2nd year Grade Cards on Internals and last semester examinations for Regular students. Whereas for School of Open Learning score of First/ Second year students will be on basis of Internals only, Delhi University is soon going to release notice in regarding the same at website du.ac.in, official added.
Recently the Examination Working Committee of Delhi University decided to not conduct any written examination for first and second year students due to unfavorable situation caused by Covid19.
About 50-50 Formula for DU Students
The Examination Working Committee of Delhi University has proposed 50-50 formula for Part 1/ Part 2 students of Regular, SOL & NCWEB. For regular students grade card will be prepared by University by giving 50 percentage weightage to last semester examinations performance and 50 percent weightage to be given to current session Internals. For ex. If a student is in IIIrd semester, the grade card or score will be prepared on the basis of marks scored in IInd semester and Internal examinations of IIIrd Semester. Score weightage will be taken 50-50 from both Internals & last semester performance, accordingly. Those students whose first year examinations were not held i.e School of Open Learning (SOL) Part 1, Part 2 will be promoted on Internals marks basis only.
Open Book Exams for Ex-Students
For Ex-Students or who failed in previous semester examinations are asked to appear in Open Book Examinations. The promotion formula of 50-50 will not be applicable on Ex-Students and students who failed in previous semester exams.