Vice Chancellor
West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.22

VC row: Guv triggers storm

Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar has triggered yet another storm by naming the next vice-chancellor of Rabindra Bharati University (RBU), even as a bill nominating Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, with...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.06.22

Bengal: Varsity passes chancellor bill

The West Bengal University of Health Sciences (Amendment) Bill, 2022, which replaces the governor with the chief minister as the chancellor of the university, was passed in the state Assembly on Tuesd...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 25.04.22

VCs: TN bill to bypass Governor

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday adopted a bill empowering the state government to appoint Vice-Chancellors to various universities in the state, in an apparent bid to clip the wings of the Governor ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.02.22

VC given additional charge

Mukul Narayan Deo, Vice Chancellor Vinoba Bhave University, Hazaribagh has been given additional charge of the Binod Bihari Mahto Koyalanchal University (BBMKU), Dhanbad as per the notification of the...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 07.02.22

JNU gets its first woman VC

Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit will be the first woman Vice Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University with the Ministry of Education (MoE) appointing her to the top post on Monday. Pandit is currently t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


News  /  Published 08.01.22

Sudhir K Jain appointed new vice-chancellor of BHU

Sudhir K Jain most recently served as the founding director of IIT Gandhinagar for 12 years ...
By Our Correspondent

India  /  Published 06.01.22

JNU boss in UGC chief race

M. Jagadesh Kumar, the JNU vice-chancellor mired in controversies related to alleged arbitrary and vindictive decisions and inaction on campus violence, is among those shortlisted for the post of Univ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.21

Guv ire at VCs' selection

"These appointments carry no legal sanction and would be forced to take action unless soon recalled," he added. The warning comes close on the heels of chancellors and vice-chancellors of p...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.10.21

Ad for JNU VC reissued, teachers cry foul

The education ministry has reissued an advertisement for the post of vice-chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University, drawing the ire of its teachers’ association, which called it an effort to al...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.09.21

BHU: ‘Preferably’ VC ad lifts eyebrows

The Centre has issued a fresh advertisement inviting applications for the post of Banaras Hindu University vice-chancellor, relaxing the age criterion nine months after it began the selection process....
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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