23January2020

Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

IGNOU Introduces OMR Answer Sheet at UG Exam

Port Blair, Dec 2: For December 2019 exam, the students of Indira Gandhi National Open University studying in BA/B.Com/B.Sc/BSW/BTS programmes will be answering the exam questions through OMR sheets (Optical Mark Reading). The Under Gradaution students who opted subjects; Foundation Course in Science and Technology (FST01)/ Foundation Course in Humanities and Social Science (BSHF101) will be attempting multiple choice objective type questions in the December 2019 Term End Exam. 

For the first time, the OMR Sheets have been introduced for FST01 and BSHF101 subjects. Students are advised to carry blue (or) black ball pen to shade the OMR sheet to record the correct answers. Examinees may also visit their Exam Centre/Regional Centre, 3-5 days prior to the exams, to understand the methodology of OMR sheets. In this regard, examinees may watch Doordarshan, Port Blair and see the instructions of IGNOU in its special programme (6.45 pm daily).