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High on students, Panjab University language departments low on staff

It was in 1978 that Urdu department, which also teaches Persian, was started at PU but the condition of the department is still the same.

Seminar at Panjab University: ‘Academic collabs can strengthen educational ties with countries’

Collaborations in academic programmes and research is needed to strengthen international educational relations, Prof Nandita Singh, Dean of International Students at Panjab University, said Tuesday.


Students protest at Panjab University over life term to three Sikh youths

Three Sikh youths were awarded life imprisonment by Nawanshahar court on charges of waging war against the state. The accused were charged on basis of possessing incriminating literature.

52th Colloquium At Panjab University: ‘Ageing population could affect Asia’s economy’

Many distinguished scientists, CRIKC Members, a large number of senior and young faculty members, research scholars and students from Panjab University attended the lecture.

Panjab University students protest activist Anand Teltumbde’s arrest

The protest was organised by an amalgam of student organisations, including Students For Society (SFS) and PSU Lalkaar.

‘Conflation of myth and science is not acceptable’

During the seminar, Professor Kochhar said the aim of ISC was to inculcate scientific temper and promote science. The event, however, witnessed people with scientific qualification ridiculing established science, he added.


HC pulls up Panjab University: Misreading of rules, flawed understanding

A law student who had applied for LLM course at the university had raised questions over application of the rules, which allows giving 15 per cent of the basic merit marks to those candidates who have completed their graduation with Honours.

PU sexual harassment case: PUCASH gives complainant 3 options to choose from

PUCASH has given three options to the student who was accompanied by her mother for the meeting. The first is removing the coach from his job, second is reconciliation and third is an apology. The committee has given the student time till the next meeting to decide.

Panjab University: Senate against setting Hindi directorate as students hail move

Students Organisation of India (SOI), National Students Union of India (NSUI), Panjab University Students Union (PUSU), Pal Pehelwan Students Organisation (PPSO) and Sath have demanded that the authorities should take appropriate steps to give first right to Punjabi.

Panjab University: Student council office-bearers protest against fee hike for EWS students

While the authorities have asked for time till 11 am on October 4 to study the issue as the CoE was absent. However, the students were adamant and continued to block the gate as the matter has been pending for over two weeks now.