Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal informed that in view of the corona epidemic, the Commission has accepted the committee's report and the guidelines of the University Grants Commission have been approved. The Education Minister tweeted that these guidelines have been issued for the academic session 2020-21.
These guidelines have been issued for undergraduate and postgraduate first-year students for the academic session 2020-21. The education minister has informed about this through his Twitter handle.
Apart from this, Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal informed from his Twitter handle that the children's fees will be fully refunded to reduce the financial crisis faced by parents due to lockdown or other factors. This decision has been taken due to the cancellation of all students' applications by 31 November 2020.