Offline classes will be resumed in IIT Delhi from January 2022
IIT Director informed that classes will start next year in offline mode
IIT Delhi plans to completely resume offline classes from January 2022. The classes will be conducted following all COVID 19 protocols. This was informed by IIT Director on Friday. “By November , we will have first year students attending in-person classes, and by January 2022, we are expecting to go back to the normal mode of teaching , of course following all precautions”- said IIT Director V Ramgopal Rao. Hostel accommodation will be done in graded manner. It was also informed that discussions are made on conducting offline examinations. Meanwhile classroom occupancy will remain in 50 percent .”Over a period of time , if things remain well, we expect DDMA (Delhi Disaster Management Authority) order to offer further relaxations. We will then start moving to actual classrooms. Not all courses will go offline immediately. Core courses in different disciplines will go offline first and the elective courses will be continued online”- said Shantanu Roy, Dean Academics.