Now, there will be uniform examination fees for all undergraduate and post-graduate students studying in different universities across Uttar Pradesh following implementation of National Education Policy 2020.
All the undergraduate students pursuing BA, B.SC, B.Com, BBA, BCA, BFA, B.Ed, BPEd, BJMC, B.Voc will have to pay ₹800 examinations per semester.
Students studying LLB, B.Sc Agriculture (Hons), LLB (Hons), B.Tech, B.Sc Biotech will pay ₹1000 per semester examinations while students pursuing BDS, nursing, Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery will have to pay ₹1500 for every semester exam.
Special secretary, higher education Manoj Kumar has issued a circular to this effect.
The circular said “A 6-member committee was constituted under the chairmanship of special secretary, higher education department, government of Uttar Pradesh which
recommended that due to the implementation of the National Education Policy 2020, the examinations of all undergraduate and postgraduate courses will be conducted two times in a year in odd/even semesters.”
The circular said there are variations in the examination fees in the State Universities established under the Uttar Pradesh State Universities Act, 1973 which was not right. Now, as a result of the implementation of the semester system in the courses under the National Education Policy 2020, the uniform examination fee has been put in place.