APJ ABDUL KALAM TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITYCET campus, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 016Ph: 0471 2598122; Fax: 2598522www.ktu.Qdu.in Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgThiruvananthapuramDated: 29.07.2021CIRCULARsubAPJAKTlJ-Conduct Of classes for various courses Of the programs in online mode duringthe lockdown period — reg.Ref Circular No. KTU/AC1/217/2021 dated: 25.05.2021 pertaining to the issuance ofguidelines for the conduct of academic activities in the digital mode.Vide the reference cited above, the University has issued guidelines for the conduct of academicactivities during the pandemic period in the digital mode. It was intimated that Heads Of Departmentsare to prepare regular weekly schedule for online classes and the same are to be scrupulouslyfollowed without changes. It was also intimated that each course shall be given appropriate number Ofslots in the regular weekly schedule based on the approved scheme of each course.The circular cited above provided that the academic session in June 2021 shall also be continued inthe online mode, as Offline classes could not be conducted, as Of now. As all Of us are aware, thecurrent situation does not permit the conduct of regular contact classes including lab sessions.The classes for the current running semesters shall be resumed (classes were discontinued due toOdd semester examinations) in online mode immediately after the ongoing Odd end semesterexaminations. It is hereby informed that lab sessions are also to be completed by using virtual labfacilities/demonstrationsnlustrations or by any method suitable for the successful conduct of labcourse in online mode, including its evaluation. Internal marks are to be finalized after onlineevaluation. Students shall be given the opportunity to practice the lab sessions, once normalcyprevails or decided accordingly.Dr. sadiq A. *Dean (Academic)TO1. principals Of all affiliated colleges.