Published On : Fri, May 24th, 2013
Education | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

Rescheduling of exam dates irk students

Nagpur News: The rescheduling and frequent change in date of examinations has increased the frustration and confusion among the students of Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University. All the examinations, scheduled on May 18, were rescheduled due to Maharashtra Public Service Commission examination. MPSC examination disturbed the examination calendar of RTMNU. RTMNU issued two notifications with different examination dates which have further confused the students. RTMNU officials have asked the students to contact their college for accurate information about the examination dates.

In an earlier notification on May 7-8, RTMNU declared the rescheduling of examination and informed the examination dates on net. However, in the second notification issued on May 15, some of the dates of BA and B com examinations were again changed which increased the confusion of the students. In an notification issued on May 8, BA Final year Marathi Literature examination was scheduled on May 21 while the second notification issued on May 18 stated that the examination would be held on May 24. Thus, students were in a state of confusion over the examination dates. Students reached examination on May 21 only to be informed that the same examination will be held on May 24.

Confusion is still lingering over the dates of examinations of Master of Labour Studies (2nd year), B Com (2nd year), BA Additional etc.


Dr Vilas Ramteke, Examination Controller, RTMNU explained the change in examination dates and said that some dates were overlapping with other examination. TO avoid any overlapping of examinations, the dates of few papers were changed in the second notification. He said that the new dates were informed to all the colleges and students can seek to colleges to exact of examinations.