The Telangana government has decided to being online classes for B.Tech students in all engineering colleges in the state from August 17.
The online classes will begin for second, third and final year students.
However, no decisiom was taken with regard to first year students since there is no clarity on Eamcet and Eamcet counselling.
However, as per AICTE guideline, the first round of counselling for admissions for first year students should be completed by October 5.
If corona situation improves by October 5, the classes for first year students will be launched in engineering colleges itself. If not, they too have to attend online classes.
CM KCR has recently directed officials to commence engineering classes from August 17 for senior students as per AICTE guidelines.
The JNTU-Hyd is making arrangements to launch online classes in all engineering colleges from August 17 as per KCR's directions.