The Great Mad-ras University Results Saga

Guys i am back with another installment of the Mad-ras university leelais. You may ask what is so great about MU results. Yeah it's great with the precision they keep up in announcing the results. They are so!! on time they always announce a date and deliver the results exactly a month after that date. Can it get any greater than this. I was disappointed with their punctuality last time the one month tripled i got the results weeks before my next semester.

Formula for calculating result date:

Result date =1000 * (R.D+ 31 days or one month which ever is less) /1ooo

R.D = first rumoured date.

(BTW the mutiplied by 1000 and divide by 1000 is just a gimmick to make it more complicated)

Talking about the results of the semester i wrote this May they have not delivered yet, obviously considering MU standards. The other day i had an argument with one of my professors about this. Not like i do this once in a blue moon, i do this often. My professor was talking about discontinuing one college and joining a new college. Would any soul do that is a different question altogether, with the enjoyment we have in our college. He was saying that the student should have cleared all the subject without arrears in the previous 2 years. That's where the problem started and i willingly pissed him off.


Prof: MU is blah blah blah blah...........( same thing amigos)

Me: Sir MU announces results only in Aug or Sept how can u know whether he has no arrears.

Prof: What are you talking they are punctual?

Me: ( giggling) sir u remember last sem when they announced results weeks before exam.

Prof: ( in a defensive tone) last time was an exception it was because of computer valuation, mistake by the contractors they were lazy, results had to be processed once again. ( yeah it was it tripled didn't it)

Me: I learnt that professionals should not complain ( with an innocent face)

Prof: ( changing topic) This time the results are ready corrections are over will arrive on july 2nd week.

Me: (With a sheepish smile) ok sir.

Prof: hopefully( with stress) we will get the results.( trying to escape)

Me: (giggling to myself) ok sir.


On July 1st week the prof returns........

Prof: Your semester results may be delayed because internal marks have not been added it's because of 1st years. You will get the results on July 15.

Me to my frnd : oh oh seems like we could get results only after September hehehehehehehe. if we go by MU norms not our prof words. July 15. 1 month from that we would get it on Jai hind day on Aug 15 lets see.


On July 17th prof returns............

prof: valuations is over intimation by the college is needed to publish the result. U will definitely oops hopefully get the result on 20th July.

Me: I think our prof has some tie up with MU regarding MU(tual) admiration society hehehehe.


On July 24th prof returns...............

Prof: There has been some problems in feeding the results to the server, everything else is completed. results will be published.

Me: When will they ever learn, next time i hope the reason is not " the dog which staying next to the MU gave birth to 5 cute puppies so we don't want them to be disturbed, so we are delaying the results" OMG

Such is the speed at which MU announces results. People give umpteen reasons, a few are



  1. Many students write exams. 
  2. Many courses. 
  3. Strike by tea workers. 
  4. Computer valuation takes time.( then y use it) 
  5. Contracted to outsider, they are not doing well. 
  6. Delay of notification by colleges



I can answer this professionals cant complain this way. MU is like our govt slower than a snail at implementing concrete decisions, cheetah pace at giving excuses. Why does the university norms say 45 days from the exam, results will be published.

whether the results will be announced on X date which is yet to be confirmed or on jai hind day as per my calculations, my fate will be the same and same will be the saga for future sufferers who will fall into this deep pit, which are like the holes dug by corporation always open to fools who step into it. May be the corporation is planing some water bodies instead of subways in Saidapet and Meenambakkam. See for yourself if u travel by train.

i will leave you with a dig at Chennai corporation.

Rainy season

Boy: Father what is this? (pointing at the hole dug in saidapet during )

Father: It's the subway under construction.

Boy: I thought it is a pond.

Summer Season:

Boy: Father what is this, it looks different from the last time

Father: Same, its the subway under construction.

Boy: I thought it was a junk yard full of rubbish.

Seasons passed one after another.............

Little boy 2: Anna ( bro) what is it? ( pointing at subway)

Boy now a Guy: ( what shall i say) Hmmm its a pond in a rainy season and a junkyard in summer, you can answer the same to others don't believe if they say its a subway under construction.

Little Boy 2: ok Anna.




Comments

  1. Yes da macha :)They conducted the Chairman election by keepin 3rd sem as base :)

    Our day coll prof said tat Madras univ has given the Marks to the website admin 23rd of this month and they have entered it wrong in the DB :) so they are re-entering it seems :) Jai Hooo to MU !!

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  2. Yes da macha :)They conducted the Chairman election by keepin 3rd sem as base :)

    Our day coll prof said tat Madras univ has given the Marks to the website admin 23rd of this month and they have entered it wrong in the DB :) so they are re-entering it seems :) Jai Hooo to MU !!

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  3. Enna Koduma sir idhu! MU VAAZHGA :p hehehehe....

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  4. Enna Koduma sir idhu! MU VAAZHGA :p hehehehe....

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  5. rotfl :P nice one... i think my friend will comment here... she's facing a similar prob wit MU hahahaa :)

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  6. rotfl :P nice one... i think my friend will comment here... she's facing a similar prob wit MU hahahaa :)

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  7. dear venky,
    i don't know much abot MU and the way it functions.
    it happens.frustrations n complaints,natural.
    you have a blog to let it go......
    lucky........
    details given are interesting.
    observations and updates,great!
    happy blogging....
    sasneham,
    anu

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  8. dear venky,
    i don't know much abot MU and the way it functions.
    it happens.frustrations n complaints,natural.
    you have a blog to let it go......
    lucky........
    details given are interesting.
    observations and updates,great!
    happy blogging....
    sasneham,
    anu

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  9. Hey..U have been tagged..take a look at my latest post...

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  10. Hey..U have been tagged..take a look at my latest post...

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  11. Madras University doesn't surprise me any more. :(

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  12. Madras University doesn't surprise me any more. :(

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  13. @ srivatasn

    dei we can expect on jai hind day Aug 15th

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  14. @ srivatasn

    dei we can expect on jai hind day Aug 15th

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  15. @ EA

    Lets wait n watch what MU is upto

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  16. @ EA

    Lets wait n watch what MU is upto

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  17. @ sowmi

    What vaazhaga enna veruppu ethariya

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  18. @ sowmi

    What vaazhaga enna veruppu ethariya

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  19. @ AJ

    Me neither i am just spreading the message across blogosphere

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  20. @ AJ

    Me neither i am just spreading the message across blogosphere

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  21. @ Anupama

    i am glad you found them interesting if you want more of them read my MU leelais label

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  22. @ Anupama

    i am glad you found them interesting if you want more of them read my MU leelais label

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  23. @ shankar

    OK i will
    what about the post.

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  24. @ shankar

    OK i will
    what about the post.

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  25. ah!! i wish to hold back my comments until after i get my b.com 2nd yr correspondence results(got 'em done a couple of weeks back),, dunno when i'll get them another 6 months i suppose!!

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  26. ah!! i wish to hold back my comments until after i get my b.com 2nd yr correspondence results(got 'em done a couple of weeks back),, dunno when i'll get them another 6 months i suppose!!

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  27. tis mad-ras is really mad these days. You are the correct person who knws abt leelai's of tis university.I am also hoping when will they break the ice. Still they are keeping it in the freezer & not breaking it.

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  28. tis mad-ras is really mad these days. You are the correct person who knws abt leelai's of tis university.I am also hoping when will they break the ice. Still they are keeping it in the freezer & not breaking it.

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  29. Sadly true though humourously put

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  30. Sadly true though humourously put

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  31. @ Ajay Shyam

    i havent formulated for the correspondance result yet i will let you know the formula once i finish it. hehehe

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  32. @ Ajay Shyam

    i havent formulated for the correspondance result yet i will let you know the formula once i finish it. hehehe

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  33. @ Parthasarthi

    the happy part is just a year of suffering left for me

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  34. @ King of time

    They are in antartica searchin for coal hehehe, bunch of no hopers

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  35. @ King of time

    They are in antartica searchin for coal hehehe, bunch of no hopers

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  36. you can't even begin to imagine Calcutta university. And believe me when I say that.

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  37. you can't even begin to imagine Calcutta university. And believe me when I say that.

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  38. @ sayrem
    May be MU is the best among the worst

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  39. @ sayrem
    May be MU is the best among the worst

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  40. our anna university is little better in publishing results..only the time will be awkward... they will publish at midnight 12..... or a sunday afternoon 2 o clock....

    MU seems to be the poorest of univeristies...

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  41. our anna university is little better in publishing results..only the time will be awkward... they will publish at midnight 12..... or a sunday afternoon 2 o clock....

    MU seems to be the poorest of univeristies...

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  42. Venky,

    Glad you prompted me this. It was hillarious to read.

    September is the new July...

    June is the new January ... :P Indeed, this applies not just to MU (c'mon Venky let's call it Madras University, it is not some stellar name that deserves to be abbreviated. lolz) but also to government departments around the country.

    A bill taken up for discussion in the parliament in the winter session will hardly move till the winter session where the government will be on the verge of losing majority. I know I am carrying this a little too much yea... but...

    Subways being ponds during monsoons and dumping yards in summer???!! Extremely true. rotflest but unfortunate.

    Good one :) :)

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  43. Venky,

    Glad you prompted me this. It was hillarious to read.

    September is the new July...

    June is the new January ... :P Indeed, this applies not just to MU (c'mon Venky let's call it Madras University, it is not some stellar name that deserves to be abbreviated. lolz) but also to government departments around the country.

    A bill taken up for discussion in the parliament in the winter session will hardly move till the winter session where the government will be on the verge of losing majority. I know I am carrying this a little too much yea... but...

    Subways being ponds during monsoons and dumping yards in summer???!! Extremely true. rotflest but unfortunate.

    Good one :) :)

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  44. @ srini

    I cant agree with you more srini
    and for update, there is a new excuse. they fed the marks wrongly the computer, so they have to redo, it is getting near to my deadline, AUG 15. since its a holiday the preceeding day will be taken into consideration so AUg 14.

    there are not only ponds and dump yards srini there are also 'not so grand canyons' and everglades

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  45. @ srini

    I cant agree with you more srini
    and for update, there is a new excuse. they fed the marks wrongly the computer, so they have to redo, it is getting near to my deadline, AUG 15. since its a holiday the preceeding day will be taken into consideration so AUg 14.

    there are not only ponds and dump yards srini there are also 'not so grand canyons' and everglades

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  46. Lol . . .I like the university damage . . .I indulge in Anna university damage, and Anna is almost as bad as Madras! Maybe we should start a joint university damage blog :P

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  47. Lol . . .I like the university damage . . .I indulge in Anna university damage, and Anna is almost as bad as Madras! Maybe we should start a joint university damage blog :P

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