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Pune: SPPU to select 100 students for JRD Tata fellowships every year

“While promoting research culture among students, it is also important that good quality work is carried out. Research proposals which meet certain merits will be selected for fellowships,” said SPPU Vice-Chancellor Nitin Karmalkar.

Indian Anthropological Congress to be held at SPPU in Pune

The meet has been themed ‘Anthropology for developing India: Pathways to policy planning and implementation’, and will be jointly organised with the Maharashtra Association of Anthropological Sciences.


114th convocation of SPPU: Over 1 lakh degrees, 439 PhDs, 126 gold medals conferred

For the first time, the graduates wore Indian traditional attire along with Puneri pagadi, a Peshwa-era headgear popular in Pune, and not conventional gowns during the ceremony.

SPPU denies nod for Bhim Army’s Dec 31 event

Datta Pol, Bhim Army’s Pune unit chief said that the SPPU has denied permission for their programme, ‘Samvad Ambedkari Tarunaishi (Dialogue with Ambedkarite Students)’.

Soon, beekeeping courses in colleges, universities: CBRTI

Earlier this month, bee experts and former scientists from the Centre had conducted the maiden session for some city-based college students.

Drums and colours mark day 2 of inter-state youth fest at SPPU

Six venues at the university hosted competitions in which teams from universities from all four states participated.


History matters

Last-minute cancellation of Indian History Congress again turns spotlight on contested terrain, funding of institutions

SPPU’s MTech Aviation course fails to take off: 8 admissions in 5 years

The university has collected Rs 26 lakh towards fees from students while expenditure so far has been Rs 21.57lakh.

Ruckus at SPPU as protesting students ‘damage’ V-C’s car; some students detained, released later

According to one of the protesting students, they had gathered outside the main building of the SPPU where the V-C’s office is situated, to protest against the grace marks and correction pattern-related issues of engineering students.

Need to introduce special courses to keep culture, heritage alive: SPPU V-C

With an aim to preserve and keep India’s rich culture and heritage alive, institutions like Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU), Deccan College and Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) should team up and design special courses, stated SPPU VC Nitin Karmalkar.