New Delhi: Delhi University has decided to reopen classes for the Science stream beginning August 16. The decision to resume offline mode teaching will be available for graduate as well as post-graduate programmes for the Science stream. All teaching and non-teaching staff are directed to attend their duties at the workplace with immediate effect.
“Taking a note of the decline in the number of COVID-19 cases, it has been decided that classes and practical/project work, etc. in respect of PG and UG Programmes students in Science Courses in University and its Colleges shall be conducted in physical mode with effect from 16.08.2021 observing necessary protocols to prevent the spread of COVID-19,” the Delhi University said in an office order on Thursday.
For the other streams, students will continue with their online classes as per the academic calendar.
The order stated that the principal of colleges, provost of hostels, teachers shall ensure strict adherence to all Covid-19 protocols while providing accommodation for eligible outstation students in consultation with Dean Students’ Welfare and Proctor of the University.