DU deans’ committee recommends rescheduling admission tests
Dhaka University's deans' committee has recommended rescheduling its honours first year admission tests for the session 2020-21 as the Covid-19 situation has worsened.
The committee, in a virtual meeting with Vice-Chancellor Prof Akhtaruzzaman in the chair, made the recommendation, DU Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic) Professor Dr ASM Maksud Kamal told The Daily Star.
It recommended taking Science Faculty (Ka unit) exam on October 1 instead of on August 6, Arts Faculty (Kha unit) on October 2, Fine Arts (General part) Faculty on October 9, Business Studies Faculty (Ga unit) on October 22, while exam for Social Science Faculty (Gha unit) was recommended for October 23.
Earlier on April 29, the university authorities were forced to reschedule dates of tests due to deteriorating situation of the pandemic.
The committee also recommended deferring admission tests of seven DU-affiliated colleges.
As per the recommendation, exams for science group will be held on October 29, Arts and Social Science group on October 30, and Commerce group on November 5.