GOA: Goa University in a circular to affiliated general stream degree colleges has said when classes for the new academic year 2020-21 begin, they should be held ‘exclusively in online mode’ until further notice.
As the new academic year for general stream degree programmes in Goa University affiliated colleges will begin online from September 1, GU’s academic calendar shows that there will be no winter vacation which usually coincides with Diwali. Already there has been loss of days caused by delay in beginning new academic year, because of the pandemic.
Colleges will have a Ganesh Chaturthi break from August 21 to 27, after which the first semester for the new academic year 2020-21 will begin from September 1. The semester will end on November 11.
The News 24 Goa