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India  /  Published 09.07.22

HC rejects Jamia plea for UGC funds

Jamia Millia Islamia cannot take shield of the court to get money from the University Grants Commission (UGC), the Delhi High Court has observed while rejecting a plea by the varsity to direct the com...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.07.22

House panel sees nexus on coaching

A parliamentary panel has asked the government to crack down on the “unholy nexus” between colleges and coaching centres, a trend academics attribute to centralised entrance tests. The pa...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.06.22

UGC: 40% course online

The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Tuesday urged all universities and colleges to adopt a policy that would allow students in the general streams to pursue up to 40 per cent of any course onlin...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

News  /  Published 23.06.22

Letter requests UGC for offline test order

West Bengal’s largest body of college and university teachers has written to the UGC that some universities are holding online exams despite the resumption of on-campus academic activities and h...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

India  /  Published 20.05.22

Common entrance test in PG

The University Grants Commission on Thursday announced a Central University Common Entrance Test for postgraduate admissions (CUET-PG) this year, amid wide criticism of its undergraduate counterpart (...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 19.05.22

CUET from this year, says UGC

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has decided to introduce the common university entrance test (CUET) for post graduate courses also from this year, Chairman Jagadesh Kumar said on Thursday. The...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 18.05.22

For greater choice

The University Grants Commission notified guidelines empowering students in higher education to pursue two academic programmes simultaneously. They can now study for two degrees/diplomas concurrently ...
By Furqan Qamar

India  /  Published 17.05.22

Central govt sights on Mahima

The Indian Council of Historical Research has started a research fellowship for the study of Santa Kabi Bhima Bhoi of Odisha and his Mahima faith, which rejects idol worship and the caste system. The...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

News  /  Published 15.05.22

UGC calls for immediate implementation of Academic Bank of Credits

ABC, developed by NeGD under Digilocker framework, is a virtual storehouse that contains information on students’ credits...
By Our Correspondent

India  /  Published 14.05.22

Govt college offers CUET coaching

A central government-run college has advertised a crash course for the Common University Entrance Test at Rs 12,000 a student, but suggested it might “review the decision” after academics ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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