All higher education institutions, including professional colleges, in Kerala, will be reopened on October 4. The state government issued an order today.
Classes for final year post-graduate courses (3rd and 4th semesters) have been permitted to function with cent percent attendance. Meanwhile, the classes for final year courses for degree students (5th and 6th semesters) can be held in batches on alternate days with 50% attendance or daily provided there is sufficient room.
However, the classes for all other semesters other than those mentioned above will continue in the online mode. The colleges have been urged to devise suitable timetables to manage online and offline classes.