UG, PG Classes in Colleges and Universities suspended in Odisha

UG, PG Classes in Colleges and Universities suspended in Odisha

The Under Graduate (UG) and Post Graduate (PG) classes in colleges and universities have been suspended in Odisha, informed Department of Higher Education today.

Reportedly, the classroom teaching will be suspended from April 27 (tomorrow) till May 2, 2022 in view of the prevailing heat wave condition.

However, other activities of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) such as Examination, Evaluation, Administrative work, Research work, etc. shall continue as usual.


“Teaching and non-teaching employees are required to remain present in their respective HEIs, as in case of a normal working day, to perform the above-mentioned activities or any other activity assigned to them by their authority during this period,” stated the official letter.

Earlier on April 25, School & Mass Education department informed that all government and private schools in Odisha were closed till April 30 in view of the ongoing scorching heat wave condition.