The SPPU, on Monday, launched a dedicated application where students can register problems and check with the teams concerned to get the issues resolved at the earliest. Students can use the app through the user name provided to them by the university.
In the period between 2008 and 2018, researchers in the SPPU’s science faculty have filed only 30 patent applications, the university has revealed in response to a Right to Information (RTI) plea by The Indian Express.
People who have not been registered in the biometric system will have to use the main gate located on the Ganeshkhind road which is an additional travel of over 4 km either via Ganeshkhind road crossing Breman circle or use Khadki cantonment road.
SPPU has already signed an MoU with the Melbourne University for a ‘blended’ BSc in the Environmental Science course this year. The next year is likely to see three new ‘blended’ courses in Physics, Chemistry and Earth and Atmospheric Sciences that start at the undergraduate level, said Karmalkar.
The paper leak incident seemed to have occurred during the night, a day before the paper was even sent to the exam centre in Nashik, which indicates that the webmail of an employee of the exam department of SPPU was hacked to obtain the papers.
The decision was taken keeping in mind the severe drought situation in the state owing to which some students had requested to pre-pone exams so that they could return to their native districts and villages earlier.