From this year onwards Delhi University is going to conduct a centralized fitness test for undergraduate admissions under its sports quota. Previously the fitness tests and trials for the respective sporting disciplines were conducted by the colleges themselves and there were often a clash of dates for which students had to suffer from physical fatigue. Also Read - UPSC Recruitment 2021: Applications Invited for Various Posts, Here's How You Can Apply

“From this year, there will be a centralized fitness test which will be conducted by the university and the colleges will be sent the results. The trials for the particular sports will be conducted by the colleges themselves,” DU spokesperson Malay Neerav today said at a press conference here. “The colleges will also be mandated to videograph the sports trials and upload them on to their websites. There will be a grievance committee to look into complaints of unfair or biased process, if any,” he said. Also Read - Beyond The Call Of Duty: Police Station in Aurangabad Holds English Classes For Slum Children

As per the university’s existing guidelines, the colleges are allowed to admit up to five per cent of its students under the sports quota. The centralised fitness tests will be conducted between June 18 to June 20, 2015. The trials will be held in the Polo Ground in DU North Campus, and will begin at 9 am every day. The results for the trials will be declared on June 22, 2015. The university will provide fitness certificates for the candidates who clear the trials. Also Read - Operation Smile: Indore Cop Turns Teacher For Slum Children Who Couldn't Attend Online Classes Due to Pandemic

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