Suhas Pednekar, Vice Chancellor of Mumbai College, who can be heading the committee, had requested Maharashtra College students Union (MASU) to submit a report.
“Earlier than finalising the State Committee’s report, we wished to know the opinion of the scholars. The coed union had performed the current surveys, so I requested them to ship the report on the earliest. We’ve obtained their report via e-mail on Sunday,” the v-c advised TOI.
In accordance with him, the College Grants Fee (UGC) has launched broad pointers concerning the college examinations and tutorial calendar. Now, the State Committee will submit a report back to the governor shortly after contemplating all of the potential choices.
The lakhs of college college students throughout the state are ready for the schools to provide you with a choice about their pending examinations of 2019-20 and starting of the tutorial yr 2020-21.
The four-member committee contains the vice chancellors of Mumbai College, SNDT Girls’s College, Shivaji College Kolhapur and Savitribai Phule Pune College.
Siddharth Ingale, President of MASU, stated “The scholars of all these universities are from each city and rural areas. They marvel what is going to occur to their tutorial yr and can’t concentrate on their research or on creating another private ability as a result of atmosphere of uncertainty. They need a choice quickly.”
He had additionally given a written request to the UGC authorities on April 23 saying they need to scrap the examinations this yr and declare the outcome as per the earlier years’ outcomes and inside examination of this yr. UGC has additionally instructed the identical of their pointers.
In accordance with their survey, 83 per cent college students need the examinations to be scrapped in order that they are often relieved and concentrate on the following yr’s research.
“On-line examinations shouldn’t be a potential possibility for each pupil and offline examinations entail risks of novel Coronavirus. In such a situation, we request the State Committee to think about the scholars’ difficulties,” he added.
Their report additionally says that 52 per cent college students throughout the state stated they don’t seem to be having any on-line courses to finish their syllabus.
Ingale stated that whereas over 25000 college students had attended their On-line Vidyarthi Samvad, on Fb and YouTube on April 30, over 1500 college students responded by way of Google Kinds.