As of the morning of August 5, about 210 Communication Science students Peru University of Technology (UTP) faces a test in the registration process, Studying house after observing this Changed the curriculum without authorization A few months from the end of his career.
According to testimonies collected by La República, the University Changed the curriculum This year. however, The affected students entered with a different program of study between 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
That way, they only needed two or three courses, in some cases, to graduate. However, when they enter the admission stage, they wonder if the remaining subjects are five or eight. This will make them study for one more year and hence, pay a new pension.
Graduates have to study for one more year
The problem with this irregular change in curriculum is that it has affected those who have already completed all their credits. “Last Tuesday, July 26 this year, I completed my vocational courses as per the syllabus. I was surprised to think that yesterday I missed seven courses and today six courses with business major are coming out,” said one of the victims.
“I have completed all courses in March 2022-1 cycle and should not have any pending courses. But now they have added courses with me and graduates cannot do it,” said another victim.
Considering the situation, the students organized themselves and addressed other avenues to claim through official channels and social networks and presented a letter to the university’s directorate of education.
More than 200 students signed the letter and provided screenshots of the change they noticed from one day to the next on their student portal.
Through the press team, the UTP In response to La República, “The problems that arose in the enrollment process with some students have been resolved. Therefore, no student should take additional courses or suffer in their course progress.”.
However, so far, victims have assured that they have not received a solution and that items they do not own continue to appear on their platform. In turn, the Student Services (SAE) of the university, in response to the request, told them, “To improve your skills, we have redesigned the curriculum, maintaining your progress in terms of credits and hours. These changes will be effective from the March 2022 cycle.”
“They want us to cut the courses because they are earning more for loans. They want us to be students forever”, protested one of the injured.
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