Dec 28, 2021

Universities to hold in-person activities at 50% student capacity

The University Grants Commission has decided to permit universities to continue lectures and other academic activities with a maximum student capacity of 50% from tomorrow (29).

UGC Chairman - Prof. Sampath Amaratunga has said that lectures and other academic activities of universities will be conducted under strict health guidelines. 

Universities have been given further instructions and guidelines, the UGC adds.

Universities will resume in-person academic activities following prolonged closures spurred by the Covid-19 outbreak.

However, a limited range of activities had continued online.