Muktsar 22 October, 2021 (Yes Punjab News)
Federation of Self Financing Technical Institution of India (FSFTI) haw urged the Ministry of Education; University Grant Commission (UGC) & All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi to extend the cutoff date for admission till 30th November for the academic year 2021-22.
FSFTI President & President Punjab Unaided Colleges Assocation (PUCA), said that COVID-19 has impacted the strength of student’s admissions around the nation since the last 2 years. Due to this pandemic, admissions in 2020-21 & 2021-22 are worse affected & now after huge education loss the admissions are being streamlined as there is some relief from this pandemic.
hE added that delay in conduct of National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) & Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) has also further delayed entire admission process in country. Due to which the admission cutoff dates should be extended till 30th November.