Maharashra Governor and Chancelor of Maharashtra Universities Ch. Vidyasagar Rao convened meeting regarding declaration of results of the University of Mumbai for the year 2017 on 18th August. The meeting was held at Raj Bhavan. Devendra Fadnavis Maharashtra Chief Minister (CM), Vinod Tawde Minister for Higher & Technical Education, along with officers of the State Government, Mumbai University and Raj Bhavan were present for the meeting.
The Governor and CM emphasized that all the results should be declared at the earliest and that no student should suffer on account of delay in declaration of results. They have directed H&TED, Director Higher Education, CET Commissioner and Vice-Chancellors of other Universities in the State to take necessary steps to ensure that the admission of students from Mumbai University pursuing Higher Education should be carried out without any hindrances.
The acting Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Mumbai University presented the current status of the results. Out of 477 results, MU has declared 354 results as on 17th August 2017, remaining 123 results are to be declared. The acting VC assured that all efforts are being made for early declaration of results including mobilizing teachers for remaining evaluation as also dealing with technical issues of on-line system as early as possible.
Hon’ble Governor and CM, further directed that in case any students miss out the admission because they could not furnish required eligibility within stipulated time period, and if they are found eligible subsequently, then such students should be considered for admission in super-numerary seats for this year in consultation with concerned Apex Regulatory Body.
The Mumbai University officers were also directed to set up Result Grievance Redressal Cell, in which all the issues pertaining to the results including revaluation should be addressed.
Written by Sitaram Mewati
Author: Sitaram Mewati
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