The writer, former director of IIT-Guwahati, is mentor-director of the newly established Indian Institute of Information Technology Guwahati.
For IITs, UGC should go back to its earlier practice of only listing names of degrees.
Are Indian institutions as poor as the QS and Times global university ratings suggest?
Reforms in IIT entrance exam make schools central to the learning process
Ruskin Bond in his new book "Till the Clouds Roll by, Beginning Again" captures Bond's growing up years where he is seen dealing with the loss of his father, reacquainting himself with his mother who now has a new husband and discovering his love for books.