Final Year Exams 2020: Latest updates on Supreme Court verdict
Final Year Exams 2020: Latest updates on Supreme Court verdict
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SC to pronounce verdict today on pleas against UGC decision to hold final year exams by Sept 30

The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce its verdict on Friday on the pleas challenging the decision of UGC asking universities and colleges to conduct final year exams by September 30 amid the COVID-19 pandemic

(With inputs from agencies)

Order to be given by Justice Ashok Bhushan

A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan, which had reserved its verdict on the issue on August 18, will pronounce the judgement.

UGC had argued that the degrees cant be conferred without examinations

A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan, which had reserved its verdict on the issue on August 18, will pronounce the judgement.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) had told the top court that its July 6 directive, asking universities and colleges to conduct final year exams by September 30 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, is "not a diktat" but states cannot take the decision to confer degrees without holding the examinations.

Bench Assembles to give final decision

A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan, which had reserved its verdict on the issue on August 18, will pronounce the judgement.

States cannot promote students without holding exams: SC

30th Sept deadline not binding on states: SC

The University Grants Commission (UGC) guideline asking universities and colleges to conduct final year exams by September 30 amid the COVID-19 pandemic is not binding on states: SC

Supreme Court upholds the University Grants Commission's July 6 circular to hold University final year exams.

Supreme Court upholds the University Grants Commission's July 6 circular to hold University final year exams. Court says States must hold exams to promote students. It says states under Disaster management Act can postpone exams in view of pandemic & can consult UGC to fix dates. (ANI)

States, which are not inclined to hold final year exams by September 30, will have to make representation to UGC, says SC

Students cannot be promoted without exams, states can alter the UGC deadline: SC

Supreme Court says students cannot be promoted without University final year exams

Maharashtra state government's order on final year university exams prevail

Maharashtra govt to address a press conference at 1 pm today

Maharashtra govt to come up with formula for final year exam soon

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar welcomes Supreme Court's verdit on final year exams

Varun Sardesai, Secretary of  Yuva Sena welcomes Court's decision 

Varun Sardesai, Secretary of Yuva Sena welcomed Court's decision on final year exams. The Yuva Sena, the youth wing of the Shiv Sena - which heads the government in Maharashtra - was one of the petitioners in the SC and has questioned the UGC's directive to hold examinations amid the coronavirus pandemic.

'Our utmost concern was well-being of our students': Maha Minister Jayant Patil

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