The Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Uttar Pradesh, will reopen its campus from 23rd November 2020 means on tomorrow in phased manner by following guidelines of University Grants Commission (UGC).
In the very first phase, first year students of PhD programmes of Science streams will be allowed to visit their respective departments or labs for research work, BHU said on 20 November.
The BHU has made core committees for the implementation and monitoring of guidelines or SOPs which is issued by the government. Keeping in view the situation, BHU will further decide on re-opening of the departments of other streams.
“Each faculty will constitute a core committee for developing an SOP to be followed during the reopening of the university and for its effective implementation and monitoring. The SoP shall be based on the MoHFW/MHA/MoE/State government’s guidelines on safety measures for prevention of the spread of COVID-19,”BHU said.
BHU has introduced an undertaking form along with a set of guidelines that students must follow and keep in their mind while they are in campus.
Students will have to undertake that they will follow the guidelines after entering the campus. They will need to carry their ID cards at all times, they should maintain physical distance of six feets, and sign the movement register of the hostel.
Students will have to wear masks to prevent themselves from corona virus then they will have to sanitize their hands and avoid crowding at entry, exit points and common facilities like mess, canteen and common room.