Assam : Academic Year to Starts from April to March due to COVID
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June 29, 2020

Assam : Academic Year to Starts from April to March due to COVID

The Assam Cabinet has today approved the decision to revise the annual academic calendar due to the Covid-19 outbreak. The cabinet has decided to change the academic year of Assam from January-December to April-March.


The proposal was approved in the cabinet meeting held at Assam Administrative College in Guwahati.
Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today informed that in order to compensate for the loss of academic days, the Assam Cabinet has decided to revise the academic session of schools from April 1 to March 31 after due consultation with stakeholders.

Sarma also said that the academic session of the current academic session shall be up to March 31, 2021. The Academic Calendar of each class shall be decided by the concerning academic authorities after proper consultation keeping in view the local climate and other factors, he added. Earlier, eminent personalities, students, guardians were urged to submit their views on the official website of the SEBA Board, Assam.