Pune Police probe ‘Maoist’ papers uploaded on SPPU website

SPPU officials said the documents had been collected as part of an old project and were uploaded on the website between 2003 and 2008 for “future research and academic purposes.”

SPPU alumnus develops turmeric extract into water-soluble juice

The development has enriched the medicinal value of turmeric and made it easy to have it like a daily dose.


Using biometric system, SPPU to limit access to another gate, only main gate to stay open for ‘outsiders’

People who have not been registered in the biometric system will have to use the main gate located on the Ganeshkhind road which is an additional travel of over 4 km either via Ganeshkhind road crossing Breman circle or use Khadki cantonment road.

Pune university to unfold new courses, research opportunities in 2019

SPPU has already signed an MoU with the Melbourne University for a ‘blended’ BSc in the Environmental Science course this year. The next year is likely to see three new ‘blended’ courses in Physics, Chemistry and Earth and Atmospheric Sciences that start at the undergraduate level, said Karmalkar.

RPO to hold 10-day camp to make Savitribai Phule Pune University ‘passport enabled’

The camp will be held in SPPU between July 17 and 27 with RPO teams setting up a temporary office in a space provided by the university.

Pune: Bamboo Craft Research and Training Centre to be set up at SPPU

The Maharastra Forest Department is planning to set up Bamboo Craft Research and Training Centres at three public universities.


Pune: Not website, webmail hacked, says V-C; SPPU may conduct re-exams in 4 colleges

The paper leak incident seemed to have occurred during the night, a day before the paper was even sent to the exam centre in Nashik, which indicates that the webmail of an employee of the exam department of SPPU was hacked to obtain the papers.

Pune: SPPU engineering exams from May 2

The decision was taken keeping in mind the severe drought situation in the state owing to which some students had requested to pre-pone exams so that they could return to their native districts and villages earlier.

Ambedkar statue at SPPU: Univ shows new clay model to critics before casting bronze

It’s been one and-a-half years since the university had installed the first statue of Dr Ambedkar on August 9, 2014 after which the management faced severe criticism as experts found it lacking in several aspects.

Debates, talks should be held peacefully: SPPU Vice-Chancellor Vasudeo Gade

He went on to remind those concerned of the 67 years of ‘glorious history’ of the University and appealed them not to do anything that may violate the credit earned by it.