November 29, 2019 2:40 am
The higher education regulator is working on a regulation that proposes to set up a high-powered committee to determine the “reasonableness” of the fee charged by private deemd-to-be universities.
November 05, 2019 10:26 pm
Urging the teachers to accept it wholeheartedly, Banerjee said, "Very few states have implemented the revised UGC pay scale. But, we have done it."
October 01, 2019 8:08 pm
As per the 'Times Higher Education World University Rankings' announced recently, no Indian university figured in the list of top 300 academic institutions.
September 03, 2019 10:06 am
Recently, the University of Delhi has revised the curriculum of all the undergraduate programmes based on learning outcomes based curriculum framework (LOCF)
August 05, 2019 5:32 am
The recommendation has been made by a four-member panel headed by Professor P Balaram, former director, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
July 21, 2019 8:32 pm
This is not the first time the commission is examining the issue. The UGC had set up a committee in 2012 as well and consultations were held on the same but ultimately the idea was junked.
May 28, 2019 7:52 pm
The move comes following concern raised by various quarters about degrading the quality of research in the country and duplication of subjects on which PhDs are pursued.
April 26, 2019 9:50 am
What is changing, why, and why is a section of teachers — most vocally at Delhi University — opposed to the idea?
January 23, 2019 3:24 am
The college, run by the Deccan Education Society and established by stalwarts like Lokmanya Tilak and Gopal Ganesh Agarkar, had earlier received the nod from the University Grants Commission for the new tag.
January 04, 2019 1:15 pm
Prof Bhushan Patwardhan, Vice-Chairman, UGC said: “The UGC is concerned with the quality and affordability of education in India and is working to reduce the gap between public and private universities.”