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Central Universities


Zero-tolerance policy for states that fail to allot land for Central institutes: HRD minister

June 20, 2019 8:33 am

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' made this announcement at a recent review meeting of the IITs, IIMs, NITs and IIITs.

No Eminence By Diktat

January 31, 2018 12:46 am

Universities cannot be made world-class if the desire doesn’t come from within

HRD panel backs common entrance test for Central universities

December 13, 2014 12:06 am

The HRD ministry had set up a working group of VCs of seven Central Universities to frame guidelines for common admissions and curriculum.

Stop and step back

September 21, 2014 11:40 pm

Time HRD ministry realised higher education needs greater autonomy, not centralisation.

Central varsities: HRD Ministry pushes for common norms

September 18, 2014 1:40 am

There are currently 40 central universities under the Ministry, of which 16 were created in 2009 under one Act.

IIT, IIM in each state: Faculty, costs challenges

June 10, 2014 1:25 am

Setting up a new IIM could also cost anywhere near Rs 1,000 crore.

Govt to launch 50 educational channels

August 28, 2013 1:24 am

The Pallam Raju-led education ministry is eying over a thousand education channels across streams and disciplines

Students of deemed,Central varsities to soon attest documents themselves

August 27, 2013 4:31 am

Move in keeping with 12th report of Administrative Reforms Commission

BJP demands restoration of Sanskrit's glory,opening Central Varsity for it

August 19, 2013 4:24 pm

Takes objection that there are universities for English,Urdu and Hindi,but none for Sanskrit

AMU against common system for all central universities

May 31, 2013 1:08 am

Citing its minority character,Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has refused to be covered under a proposed unified administrative system governing all central universities in the country.