UGC’s choice-based credit system is a gamechanger. But are colleges ready?
Tawde, holds the significant portfolio of Ministry of School, Higher and Technical Education, along with Culture.
The notice also says an online essay competition can be organised and the best students shall be awarded with prizes and certificates.
While UGC has asked all central universities to implement the new format from the upcoming session, DU is yet to direct its colleges.
The UGC plans to introduce CBCS in varsities across India starting this year.
Delhi Police registered an FIR against Arindam Chaudhuri, founder of IIPM, on the basis of a complaint by the UGC of “misleading, cheating and fooling” students as its courses were not recognised by authority.
CAT had ordered NDA to follow UGC guidelines while calculating past services of civilian academic officers.
Students at the protest said they were opposed to the Central Universities Act as it would compromise the autonomy of universities.
It is seen as a tacit endorsement of the UPA regime’s decision.
The committee observed that the UGC has ‘not been able to deal with emerging diverse complexities’.
The UGC has recently granted Rs 1 crore fund to the VNSGU for setting up of the Hindi department.
Students said like the FYUP, the CBCS dilutes the quality of Honours courses & overburdens students
Visva-Bharati University Vice-Chancellor Sushanta Dutta Gupta’s decision to abolish the quota system last year had sparked protests.
The guideline issued by UGC in 2011 was based on Wildlife Protection Act 1972 sans 2001 amendments.
It has also pointed at a large number of vacancies for teaching staff and irrational recruitment.