The Delhi High Court (HC) on Tuesday said that the negotiation process between the Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA) and Delhi University (DU) over the implementation of the semester system would continue.
The court set July 26 for the next hearing.
The new academic session begins on Wednesday but the impasse over the implementation of the semester system in 13 science courses continues. The negotiations between the representatives of DUTA and DU failed to reach any consensus.
Some colleges have toed the DUTA line till now. They have already prepared the time table according to the annual examination system. Others were waiting for Tuesday’s judgment.
On Tuesday, the registrar of DU, in a letter to all the college principals asked them to implement the semester system in all the 13 science courses.
The letter also asked the principals to follow the new syllabus and prepare the time table according to the semester system.
The high court had earlier asked DUTA and DU to resolve the issue through discussions.