Steps will be taken to open all State universities next month, University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Prof. Sampath Amaratunga said yesterday (22)
Prof. Amaratunga said the decision was taken during the discussion held with the University Vice-Chancellors and the UGC yesterday (22)
During the meeting it was decided that academic activities will be resumed as usual from September, he added.
Amaratunga further stated that academic activities and examinations are being carried out as usual in some universities even now. “Also, arrangements have been made to provide opportunity to students who have difficulty attending lectures owing to the current situation of the country, so they can attend lectures online”.
By Amra Liyakath