Trichy: Following the cancellation of semester examinations after Cyclone Gaja hit delta districts, Bharathidasan University has released the rescheduled dates of the exams on Thursday.
Semester exams for the under-graduation courses cancelled between November 15 and 24 would be conducted between December 14 and 22.
Similarly, semester exams planned for post-graduates courses from November 19 to December 5 will now be held from December 6 to 14.
While there are a total 127 non-autonomous affiliated colleges under the university, majority of them are cyclone affected areas in the central districts. “All the colleges except for five started functioning on Monday. Two of the colleges in Pattukottai started functioning on Wednesday. Only three colleges, an aided college in Adirampattinam and two constituent colleges at Vedaranyam and Thiruthuraipoondi are still closed in the cyclone affected areas,” said controller of examination K Doraiyarasan.
Except for these five colleges, examinations were held in the rest of the 122 college as per schedule from November 26. Rescheduled dates for exams in these five colleges would be announced in the coming days, said Doraiyarasan.