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Mumbai Univ fails to kickstart on-screen evaluation process

DNMUM385260 | 3/21/2017 | Author : Ankita Bhatkhande | WC :415

With no takers coming forward to bid for the process, the varsity has now extended the tender filling deadline to March 23
Mumbai: Almost two months after the announcement and just a month away from the exams, the University of Mumbai has not been able to kickstart its ambitious on-screen evaluation process to assess roughly 19.5 lakh answersheets for the upcoming exams. On Monday, the University extended the deadline for the tender process from March 17 to March 23, as it failed to get any response.
A recent circular uploaded on the university’s website mentioned a revision in criteria for the bidders. While the annual turnover condition was brought down from Rs 100 crore to Rs 30 crore, the minimum technical score requirement for the bidder was brought down from 70 to 60. “The university did not get enough response in the first round and there wa
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