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GU to have MCQ in GP courses

DNAHM125605 | 1/9/2019 | Author : Tanushree Bhatia | WC :505 | Education & Careers

It aims to save time, money by doing away with descriptive Q&A pattern for sem 1, 3 of PG courses

The Gujarat University (GU) will do away with descriptive examinations to make way for Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) for Post Graduate (PG) courses. The move, to be implemented from the next academic year, is part of the ongoing examination reforms. The university had earlier introduced MCQs as a pilot project in two of the five semesters of one of the undergraduate courses.
The MCQs will for now be conducted only in Semester 1 and 3 out of four. The move is expected to enable the university to save money and time. With the new system, students are likely to get their results in a few hours after the exam.
Confirming the same, Vice-Chancellor of Gujarat University, professor Himanshu Pandya said, "By the time the
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