Jamia Millia Islamia University has decided to conduct a re-examination for the engineering and dental courses. This decisions has been announced due to the allegations made of several students cheating in the entrance exams conducted earlier.
The paper leak has indicated a breach in the examination system for the BDS and B.Tech entrance tests.
This decision has been taken by the university in order to provide a fair chance to all candidates, so that undeserving candidates do not get admission while students with merit suffer.
New admit cards will be issued to all the candidates who appeared for the entrance test for these two courses.
All necessary details regarding the fresh examinations will be conveyed to the candidates via e-mail and SMS. They will also be able to check the updates at the university's official website.
Jamia had outsourced the administration of tests for this academic session, which includes BDS and B.Tech.
Although the paper was set internally, few of the exams were outsourced to computer maintenance corporation, a subsidiary of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), to ensure that exams are conducted without any glitches.
The B.Tech entrance exam was conducted on June 13, 2015. The re-exam for B.Tech course will be held on June 27, 2015. The BDS exam was held on June 14, 2015 and the re-exam for BDS course will be held on June 25, 2015.