The SFI, the scholars’ wing of the CPI(M), has demanded extra time and free web facility for all of the Calcutta College college students who will write their undergraduate remaining semester examinations from dwelling. The College students’ Federation of India (SFI) has threatened to hit the streets if their calls for usually are not met.
The scholars’ physique, in an announcement issued on Tuesday, stated two hours to put in writing the examinations and half-hour to submit the reply sheets on-line is insufficient. “Earlier, the students were allotted four hours to write their honours papers. We demand that students be given appropriate time to write their papers and at least one hour to submit their answer sheets,” the SFI, which has a presence in virtually all of the CU-affiliated schools, stated.
Calcutta College had on Monday stated undergraduate college students will likely be given two hours to put in writing their remaining semester exams, scheduled to be held from October 1 to eight, from their houses. Vice-Chancellor Sonali Chakraborty Banerjee, after a gathering with principals of affiliated schools, had stated the scholars will likely be despatched the query papers through e-mail and WhatsApp simply earlier than the beginning of the examinations.
“We are giving another 30 minutes for uploading the answer sheets but not more than that. If any student faces a network problem, he/she will have to take it up with his/her college,” she had stated.
The choice was taken after the College Grants Fee (UGC) suggested the college to restrict the time for writing the papers from dwelling to two-three hours. Faculties will ship the papers after analysis by October 18 and the outcomes are anticipated to be declared by October 31.