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Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, on Monday, kick-started its 2021-22 academic session in an online mode. All classes for different courses would be conducted online.
Amid the global COVID-19 pandemic, schools, colleges and universities are still shut since March 2020. The Maharashtra government has not issued any guidelines to re-open education campuses yet.
The 2020 final semester exams of RTMNU were also conducted in online mode due to a sudden surge in COVID cases in May.
Amid speculations of the third wave, experts believed that opening educational institutes might turn out to be the worst nightmare in handling the COVID-19 situation.
As per the instructions of the state government, private coaching institutes and educational campuses are closed. However, they are allowed to operate in online mode.