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Under Government Control

Under the UGC Act, the HRD ministry has the power to declare any institution a “deemed to be university” (DU).


Fault lines open: UGC cites 1956 law to assert itself, five IIT directors object

Directors of IIT Delhi and IIT Bombay had earlier specified that since the IITs and the UGC are two separate systems.

Don’t fix it

The UGC must leave the IIT ecosystem alone.


Row over CUG V-C, registrar postings

Two professors write to President, allege violation of Central Universities Act.


Two IIT directors speak up: Not under UGC until you change law

At present, 16 IITs across the country function as “apex institutions for engineering education and research” under the HRD.

MU to appeal to UGC to let it retain names of its popular courses

In 2013-14 academic year, 4,709 students had enrolled in first year BMM across various affiliated colleges of Mumbai University.

FYUP uncertainty, now in Pune and Bangalore

IISc’s FYUP, also introduced in 2011, is for BS degrees.


Needed, PEST control

Because this government’s actions are brewing potential education sector troubles


Losing NAAC accreditation in 2012, GU suffers loss of Rs 30 cr in 2 yrs

GU got its first NAAC accreditation in 2007 after Parimal Trivedi took over as vice-chancellor in 2006.


UGC plan: Online portal for students’ grievances, nodal officers

The initiative aims at transparency in admissions and prevention of unfair practices in colleges.

Read more: online portal, pune, UGC

Iranian student alleges sexual harassment, gets AMU showcause notice

The notice comes five days after the UGC sent a letter to AMU asking it to comment on the girl’s complaint.

UGC, DU panels meet to draw roadmap for three-year format

DU administration has constituted a committee to look into the issue, UGC too has constituted a committee.


Flip side: Waiting to exhale

Wait for admissions at Delhi University, boasting the country’s premier educational institutions, becomes longer every year.


Fifth column: Another licence raj must end

It was this licence raj that prevented Kapil Sibal from allowing 1,500 new universities to be built.


Vocational courses with diploma in select colleges

More awareness needed for UGC approved courses, say authorities.


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