Mumbai University: IDOL Backlog Exams Commenced from Oct 19; Check Details Here

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The Institute of Distance and Open Learning (IDOL), Mumbai University have commenced the backlog exam of the distance education wing from today, October 19. 

The Mumbai University, IDOL backlog exams will be conducted via google forms. Exams for all 17 courses are scheduled on three dates i.e.October 19, 20, and 21, 2020. An aggregate of 100 students will be appearing for the same. 

Due to the technical glitches exam scheduled for October 7, 2020, was postponed by Mumbai University. Around 9000 third-year B.Com and BA students from IDOL were unable to appear for the exams. In a statement, the University administration had blamed cyberattacks on the college website for technical glitches. Read Details Here

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Mumbai University, IDOL UG exams: Important Dates

Mumbai University has released the official dates for the following backlog examinations:


Commencement Date

Third-year BA Examinations 


October 26, 2020

Third-year B.Com Examinations 

Second-year MA exams 

November 2, 2020

Second-year M.Com exam 

November 6, 2020

The practical exam dates for different courses are likely to be declared soon. 

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Mumbai University ties with Edtech company For Smooth Conduct of Test 

To avoid any technical glitches and for smooth conduct of examinations, the varsity has decided that the Third-year and BA along with MA and M.Com exams will be conducted with the help of Splashgain Technologies, a Pune-based Edtech Company. Read More 

The examination will be conducted for a smaller batch of students. Earlier, the same company has conducted online exams for various affiliated colleges in Mumbai.