Monday, September 21, 2015
Bio metric System to be introduced to ensure attendance
The AIOU-Education has been decided to introduce Bio metrics Authentication System soon particularly, during the course workshops to rule out the possibility of students face attendance in the workshops.
Keeping in view the fact that the workshops are most essential par of academic pursuits in distance learning system, VC of AIOU has issued necessary instructions to the relevant department to use the cliometrics system for the identification of students in the workshops. The new attendance system will be enforced from the next semester.
Necessary work to this direction in under process and it would be completed soon. Initially the bio metrics system will be applicable to workshops and gradually it will be make compulsory for identification of students even at examination halls. It is pertinent to mention here that attendance in course workshops in mandatory. These workshops are held for all post graduate programs/courses. Th ensure quality of AIOU-Education and avoid any fake attendance the university has therefore decided to adopt the new technology.