The Rs 10-crore national facility will come up at Mumbai University’s Kalina campus.
Estimates additional annual revenue of Rs 1,000 cr once it starts taxing slum properties from 2016 .
The “cause” now has seen participation from several pockets in Mumbai.
Decision comes following a UGC circular, which cited Supreme Court ruling.
The centre will comprise a museum gallery, activity hall, workshop with simple tools for fabrication work, multipurpose hall, library and outdoor science park.
The application seeking clarification was filed on Tuesday before a bench headed by Justice P V Hardas.
Whatsapp and Facebook groups abuzz, some children say it through poetry and art
The varsity, which is hosting 102nd Indian Science Congress next month, is short of money for the event.
The Indian Science Congress will be held in Mumbai from January 3 to January 7.
Citing HRD ministry’s communication, UGC asks varsities to take ‘urgent steps’
While the college principal justified the move and called this a “disciplinary measure”, students called it a ‘Taliban Style’ diktat.
Aim to prevent forgery, facilitate easy verification & retrieval
In letter sent to all varsities, commission asks them to put up ads to soon fill their respective vacancies.
The university has been grappling with the issue of encroachment and trespassing at both its entrances for over a decade now.
The UGC has said there is a ‘need to devise a sensible system’ for awarding grades based on performance.