NOTIFICATION REGARDING BACHELOR CONVENTIONAL DEGREE PROGRAMS TO ASSOCIATE DEGREE PROGRAMS BY UNIVERSITY OF THE PUNJAB
University of the Punjab issued a Notification regarding Transition of 02-years BA, BSc and B.Com Conventional Degree Programs to Associate Degree Programs.
- The Vice-Chancellor, in exercise of the powers vested in him under section 15(3) of the University of the Punjab Act, 1973 has been pleased to approve the recommendations of the committee made at its meeting held on 09.08.2019 regarding transition of 02-years B.A., B.Sc and B.Com conventional degree programs to Associate Degree programs, on behalf of the Academic Council / Syndicate.
- The nomenclature of 02 years B.A/B.Sc and B.Com degrees be changed as Associate Degree in Arts, Associate Degree in Science and Associate Degree in Commerce respectively for regular and private students.
- Currently, there will be no change in course outlines/syllabi, Rules and Regulations. The course outlines/syllabi which have already been offered to B.A/B.Sc and B.Com, students shall be offered to student of Associate Degree and the same will be notified by the University. The system of examination for Associate Degree shall be the same as previous one i.e. Annual and Supplementary examination systems.
- The Committee shall further deliberate for changes in curriculum including examination system of Associate Degree in light of the guidelines given by the НЕС.