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JNUTA protests against govt's decision to withdraw Maulana Azad Fellowship for minority students

December 15, 2022 9:21 am

The Maulana Azad Fellowship has been completely scrapped, and the pre-matric scholarship will now no longer apply to students from class 1 to class 8.

JNU teachers raise concern over CUET-based admissions, its effect on varsity's autonomy

September 14, 2022 11:14 pm

The JNUTA teachers spoke about the extremely adverse impact of the CUET-based system of admissions on JNU's educational programmes.

Signs of thaw: Promotions, creche discussed in JNUTA's first meeting with V-C

June 03, 2022 11:34 am

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Teachers' Association (JNUTA) said the meeting "ended on a positive note" with the V-C suggesting that such discussions should be held "at regular intervals”.

JNUTA condemns targetting of professors Lal, Kant for critiquing ‘majoritarian positions’

May 24, 2022 10:46 am

The JNU Teachers' Association said many such attacks have been “directed at academics from Dalit and minority communities”.

JNU Teachers’ Association alleges harassment over leave application, calls policy ‘arbitrary’

May 18, 2022 11:08 am

JNUTA said they were “extremely dismayed to learn that the 300th EC did not deliberate on the leave applications of these eight colleagues”.

Synchronise academic calendar, credit earned leaves to teachers: JNUTA writes to vice-chancellor

May 05, 2022 11:16 am

Thirty earned leaves should be credited to the faculty members per year for the Covid-19 time during which no vacations could be availed, the teachers' body said.

Violence as means of 'punishing difference' has no place in varsity: JNUTA on clash between students

April 11, 2022 1:24 pm

The JNU Students' Union alleged that ABVP members stopped the mess vendor from supplying chicken to the mess and attacked the vendor in the afternoon.

JNU Teachers Association questions delay in appointment of university VC

January 25, 2022 6:54 pm

Currently M Jagadesh Kumar, who has been the Vice Chancellor since 2016, is holding the charge as acting VC, till the Ministry of Education appoints his successor. 

JNUTA demands better guidelines for evaluating students

December 26, 2021 9:42 am

The demand comes in the backdrop of allegations by students and teachers that there were anomalies in the process of admission to PhD programmes of the university, in particular, the discrimination faced by students belonging to marginalised sections.

JNU Teachers’ Association demands inquiry into ‘cover up of financial wrongdoing’ by V-C

October 12, 2021 7:49 am

V-C M Jagadesh Kumar did not respond to queries by The Indian Express on the matter.


Kanhaiya's arrest similar to emergency situation: JNUTA President

February 14, 2016 3:19 pm

New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University Teachers' Association (JNUTA) on Sunday said the arrest of JNU students' union president Kanhaiya Kumar from the campus is similar to that of emergency. President of JNUTA, Ajay Patnaik said that the university has always opposed every kind of unconstitutional activity inside the campus. He further said that the institution provides space for debate and discussion and does not attend any kind of hooliganism.