The State government has decided to promote all intermediate semester students pursuing degree and post-graduation courses, including engineering, and diploma courses for the academic year 2019-20 without examinations.
Speaking at a press conference today, Deputy Chief Minister and Higher Education Minister Dr. Ashwath Narayan said that exams will be conducted only for final semester students of undergraduate and post graduate before the end of September this year.
“All students of intermediate semesters will be promoted based on a comprehensive evaluation parameter and exams will not be held for them. Governor of Karnataka, who is the Chancellor of universities, had given his assent for the same,” he added.
The Minister stated that the decision would be applicable only for students of the 2019-20 academic year.