Gauhati University to conduct offline PG Admission Entrance Exams On The Basis Of MCQ


Guwahati: In the latest development regarding the procedure of examinations to be held by the Gauhati University, it has been now decided that the Post Graduate Admission process regarding all departments of the University would be conducted strictly on the MCQ basis that would follow an offline parameter for the entrance examination for session 2021-22.

Meanwhile, the admission committee that is in charge of the admission procedures of the Gauhati University had earlier organized a meeting on July 15 last, wherein the decision was taken by the regulatory authorities to introduce the offline format for the entrance examination as a mitigating solution in order to deal with the UGC guidelines for completing the entire admission process that has to be concluded by earliest September 2021.

It may be mentioned that the criterion would consist of a Common Entrance Test for admission into the different disciplines of courses under the Deemed University for the upcoming session of 2021-2022. The Gauhati University however made it clear that the admission procedure would be strictly based on evaluations that would include the overall performance and would keep into effect the eligibility criteria that the aspirants would need to fulfill in order to be able to clear the Entrance test.

Meanwhile, earlier on July 25, the Gauhati University (GU) had ordered the affiliated colleges/institutes under the varsity to withdraw their affiliation from other universities. The GU stated that some colleges/institutes are admitting students under different universities with permission to run courses in subjects that are also run by the GU. The university ordered that no student should be admitted under such courses from the coming academic session. It asked the colleges/institutes to apply to the GU for consideration of affiliation as per rules.