Jamia Millia Islamia will be doing open book exams, online for the ongoing semester in the next few days. A mock examination shall also be performed by the university to provide orientation to students for the open book examination in the current even semester, it added.
The varsity said one hour of mock examination is mandatory for every student and only after the successful completion of the test, they will be allowed to take the original exam.
The Office of the Controller of Examination has developed a dedicated help desk number and an email-ID to address the issue of the students during the online mock examinations. This will remain functional from 10 am to 7 pm on each day of the examination till the examinations are over.
Students will be given four hours for the exam, including one hour for uploading the answer sheets while differently-abled students will be given six hours and can even upload typed answer sheets in PDF format.
The Left-affiliated All India Students’ Association (AISA) has been stressing the cancellation of exams owing to the current pandemic problem. The logistical issues faced by students as some of them are scuffling with the infection in their families.