The university is all set to switch over to online evaluation in a phased manner. "The answer-scripts will be scanned by the university through which evaluators will be able evaluate them online. "The online evaluation process is being followed by the Visvesvaraya Technological University in Karnataka. We have studied their model and intend to follow the same. Once the online evaluation process runs successfully for engineering courses, it will be extended to the post-graduate and under-graduate courses in a phased manner.
The university has a record of conducting exams each year for over 1,000 subjects involving 16 lakh students. The process involves confidential work of coding, evaluation, tabulation and announcement of Results. Officials said that the other way of reducing the evaluation burden is to encourage more number of colleges to attain autonomous status. Apart from this, the university has also introduced "challenging the valuation" scheme. The new scheme will help students challenge their evaluation. To apply for the scheme, student will have to pay Rs 10,000 to challenge the evaluation