Delhi University has released the revised academic calendar for the 2019-20 session on Sunday, May 31 in accordance with the UGC guidelines on exams and academic calendar for the Universities in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to the notice, the varsity has declared that the summer vacation in colleges affiliated to DU will be from June 13 to 30, 2020. The semester exam for first and final year students will be held from July 1 to 30, 2020. The exam will be conducted in an open-book format.
The next academic session (2020-21) for the students of second and third years will commence from August 1, 2020, while for the fresh batch the session will start from September 1, 2020.
“The revised Academic Calendar of the University for the academic session 2019-2020, is hereby notified as under, which is subject to amendment, depending upon the situation emerging out of the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic or any other exigency,’ reads the notice.
The university has released the tentative date sheet on Friday for open book exams for all students on its official website. The date sheet has been released for the semester/annual mode July 2020 exams.