The Odisha Higher Education Department on Saturday released a declaration stating that college students from now on will have to score above 75% attendance. Students securing less than 75% attendance cannot appear for annual examinations.
The statement has been issued to all colleges of the State, government and private both. Authorities of the colleges are strictly instructed to adhere to the notification.
Students shall be scrutinised before the annual exam and any student who fails to secure less than 75% attendance, will be asked to attend extra classes.