Keeping in view of the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic situation, the Principals of Colleges
affiliated to JNTU Hyderabad and offering B.Tech. and B.Pharm. Courses have been
informed by the University about its decision to conduct semester examinations of B.Tech. /
Courses to the students at the centres which are near to their respective
hometowns / villages.
In this connection, the Principals have been requested by the above
affiliating University to obtain from students (at most three options - in the order of
preference) from each student for writing their examinations, provided the places which the
students are opting have at least one JNTUH affiliated Engg. / Pharmacy College.
It has come to the notice of the undersigned that certain Engineering Colleges affiliated to
JNTU Hyderabad are not adhering to the above instructions issued by the University, thus
putting the safety of the students studying in such Colleges and appearing for the various
semester examinations in risk and causing anxiety and inconvenience to the parents and
Therefore, all the Principals / Managements of Engineering Colleges
affiliated to JNTU Hyderabad are hereby requested to provide option to the students to
appear for the forthcoming Mid semester examinations either from the parent College or at
the centres which are near to their respective hometowns / villages out of the three options
(in the order of preference) exercised by the respective students for writing their
examinations so as to mitigating the hardship and risk to the students in the prevailing
Covid-19 pandemic situation.
Issued by Navin Mittal, I.A.S. Dated:22-12-2020
Commissioner of Collegiate & Technical Education, Hyderabad