By - 28 April 2020
28 April 2020
University Grants Commission (UGC) had conducted a meeting on Monday, April 27th, to discuss the recommendations given by two panels on the future course of action for universities and colleges amidst the COVID-19 lockdown, according to The Times of India.
UGC had formed two panels to give recommendations and one of the panels headed by IGNOU VC Nageshwar Rao formed to give suggestion for colleges and universities on online education. The panel has favoured adopting online mode for conducting the exams in view of the infrastructure, a diverse range of higher education institutions, and local influences, adds Times of India.