Writes to all universities to implement Lyngdoh panel report.
Set deadline; to hold meeting at UGC’s Western Regional Office in Pune in September.
The teachers demanded that the UGC immediately constitute the VII Pay Review ommittee, roll back the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) and the Central University Bill, 2013
The universities have been asked to submit annual accounts, status of accreditation and statistics of students admitted below minimum qualification.
In a letter dated July 17, 2015, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked universities across India to furnish information on the status of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan on their campuses.
UGC has asked universities to avoid “elements” in the syllabus which may “advance the agenda of terrorism” to telling them to use “handloom fabric” for ceremonial dresses in their new notification.
According to the PU administration, principals are appointed on the basis of their seniority.
A ministry statement after the meeting also stated that ‘all VCs assured that their preparations are complete and they will be starting CBCS this academic session’.
The portal also covers 35,000 colleges conducting at least 20,000 programmes in non-technical education.
The complainant in connection with the alleged molestation case involving her professor at St Stephen’s college, has refused to appear before the ICC so far, saying she is “seeking redress elsewhere”.
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.