Considering the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Assam has chosen to direct admissions to all the instructive organizations i.e., the state colleges, government universities, and specialized foundations just in online mode for 2020-21 scholastic meeting.
Assam education minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma informed the same on Twitter. He held a meeting with the principal secretary of the education department and principals of the colleges to ensure the execution of the scheme.
1. In view of #COVID19, GoA has waived off all fees of admission, exam, labs, excursion, registration, prospectus etc for 2020-21. To be applicable to instns as per attd notification.
Held a meeting with Pr Secy Edu & Principals of colleges for smooth implementation of scheme pic.twitter.com/yW31yjwU5p
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) June 11, 2020
Assam government has also decided to waive off all fees of admission, examinations, laboratories, excursion, registration, prospectus, etc. for 2020-21.
The advantage of fee waiver will cover State Universities, Govt. Universities, Provincialised Colleges under Directorate of Higher Education, Assam and all establishments under Directorate of Technical Education, Assam including Engineering Colleges and Polytechnic Institutes, Stated in the notification gave by the joint secretary to the advanced education division of the Government of Assam.