Educational Institutes list that delayed exams in COVID-19. The Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training. Shafqat Mahmood, had introduced on 23 November that each one the educational institutions together with schools, colleges.
As well as tuition facilities in Pakistan would be shut down from 26 November onwards. Amid the second wave of COVID-19.
Moreover, on-line lessons will proceed till 24 December, adopted by winter break from 25 December 2020 to 10 January 2021.
Concerning the examinations scheduled for December, the minister had acknowledged that with the exception of professional examinations. They’ve all been postponed till 15 January 2021.
Following the announcement by the federal government. The Higher Education Commission (HEC) introduced a brand new Policy Steering for the Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). Based on which all of the examinations that had been scheduled for December 2020 have been delayed. Nevertheless, it excludes the MDCAT, entrance examinations, and recruitment examinations.
Moreover, the University of Punjab (PU), the University of Health Sciences (UHS). The University of Sindh Jamshoro. The University of Karachi (KU). The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU). As well as the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) have officially postponed their exams.
PU has delayed its examinations for BA/BSc. and the Associate Degree Parts 1 and 2, and MA/MSc. Part 1, whereas Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) has delayed all its examinations.
Each KU and AIOU introduced the postponement of all their examinations that had been scheduled to start on 26 November.
UHS introduced on Twitter that “all undergraduate and postgraduate theory and practical examinations” scheduled from 26 November to 24 December have been delayed till further notice.
The University of Sindh Jamshoro has additionally introduced the postponement of all its theory examinations till mid-January 2021.
Moreover, the NUST Entry Test (NET) 2021 (Series-1) that had been scheduled to begin from 28 November has additionally been postponed.
Moreover, the Punjab education boards have introduced that they won’t be conducting practical examinations for intermediate and matriculation classes this 12 months.
The Elementary and Secondary Education Department and the Higher Education Department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have additionally introduced that each one their examinations that had been scheduled for December will be postponed till further notice.