Ved Prakash was asked by the HRD Ministry to clarify on his foreign trips taken a few months ago.
Varsity does not fill up vacant professor posts, says not enough students; research scholars often sent to take class
The ministry has been simply imposing decisions. Any decision of the UGC should emerge from an exercise within the UGC, said Ansari.
Follow UGC norms for calculating service record of faculty members, orders tribunal
In letter sent to all varsities, commission asks them to put up ads to soon fill their respective vacancies.
In a letter to the VC, the UGC has said the scheme should be adopted by the varsities from the 2015-16 session.
Smriti Irani’s tenure as HRD minister has been marred by questionable policy choices.
The UGC letter further says that it has been proposed to select the best recommendations and suggestions on the subject of education.
The notice by UGC asks students to check their official website for further information.
Health Ministry officials were tight-lipped about the reconstitution of the committee.
While marks obtained would not be added to any examination score, the set-up would be no less than a proper test.
The initiative may only get a lukewarm response since Diwali vacations are on in several institutes.
The UGC has circulated English and Hindi versions of the pledge along with the letter.
Bid to curb bogus certificates, facilitate easier verification.
The move follows a communication sent by the HRD Ministry to the UGC .