Bhubaneswar: The final semester examination of Graduation or Plus III and Post-Graduation across all streams are all set to begin today.
As per University Grants Commission (UGC) guidelines, the State Directorate of Higher Education has stretched the exams and it will now conclude by October end. While some colleges and universities will be conducting the final semester examination in online mode, others have preferred for regular offline mode.
Those preferring offline mode have been asked to maintain social distancing and ensure that everyone on the premises has a face mask on. The gaps between the exams will be used for sanitisation of the campus.
The exams had to be postponed initially amid COVID-19 pandemic.