Jawaharlal Nehru University will shift its entrance exams for all courses from the usual period between May and June to December, starting this year.
The move comes two years after after it was put forward at a meeting of the varsity's Academic Council (AC) and approved at a Standing Committee meeting. It had been put on hold to study its feasiblity.
We are implementing the proposal that received a nod long back, he added.
"We are also asking the centres to tell us about the vacancies available with each teacher. Once we receive the information, it will be put on the prospectus. It is the responsibility of the centres to inform us about the vacancies," he said.
The administration has already started writing to each centre, he added.