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.
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Reforms in IIT entrance exam make schools central to the learning process
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'The real success of a city depends on its ability to make available its facilities and resources equitably. Everybody who lives there must have access to what the city offers, be it housing, drinking water, healthcare, safety or educational opportunities,' says Sheila Dikshit.