DU Informs Delhi HC: “Trying to Resolve Issues of Students Aspiring to Go Abroad in the Best Possible Solution”
Delhi University on Friday informed the Delhi High Court that its officials are looking for the best possible solution to address the issue of early results for the students who have got admission in foriegn universities for higher education.
The counsel for Delhi University has stated that so far eight students of postgraduate programmes and 180 students of undergraduate courses have requested for comfort letters for submitting to foriegn universities for admission.
In light of the issue, a bench of Justices Hima Kohli and Subramonium Prasad has granted time to the varsity to take a decision on it and listed the matter for further hearing on September 14.
While Advocate Mohinder Rupal, representing the Delhi University, said: “The varsity officials are conferring with each other to come up with the best possible solution to address the anxiety of the students studying in final year undergraduate courses who have applied to foreign universities for admission so that the comfort letters are worded properly and the aspect of the date of declaration of the results is also dealt with.”
Following which, DU officials stated that students of PG courses, who requested for comfort letters to be sent to foreign universities for admission, can be prioritised for declaring their confidential result.
The Delhi high court has highlighted that, “the aspect of the Cumulative Grade Point Average viz-a-viz Comparative Grade Point Average for assessing the results of the UG final year students is still not clear from the affidavit of the Delhi University. Appropriate light shall be thrown on this issue on the next date of hearing.”
The high court was hearing issues being faced by DU students who are moving abroad for higher education.