Anna University has decided to finish the semester examinations within a month which is, in fact, a pre-pone of exams, resulting in longer summer vacations. The semester exams seem to be in the Odd Semester examinations which will be in November/ December. The exam time table for all the courses has been announced and can be found on its website.
The University has stated that all of its affiliated colleges will have two-week winter vacation for students and it added that colleges should follow the schedule which the University has issued. As per the Anna University time table 2017, the odd semester examinations of all UG and PG courses (except for 1st semester) will start on October 30 and end on November 30. Meanwhile, the Practical exams will be conducted from October 23 to 28 for all the respective subjects.
The odd semester examinations of all UG and PG courses (except for 1st semester) will start on October 30 and end on November 30. An official from the university said “We received complaints that even some of the best colleges followed this pattern and students were asked to pay the fees a month in advance. The students did not have sufficient time to consider internship and this affected their career prospects.”
As per the decision, the students will now have 4 to 6 week long vacation. Instructions have been given by the university to the principals of all affiliated non-autonomous colleges that they must strictly adhere to the academic and attendance schedule provided by the Director of the Centre for Academic Courses of the University.
There will be 4 to 6 week long vacation. The time table applies for all the students of B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch. Degree programs under Regulations 2013. The students can check Anna University time table of odd semester exams stream-wise in the website for more information.