Tag Archives: UGC

IIMC deemed university status idea to be studied by new UGC panel

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has set up a panel to study a proposal to grant deemed university status to the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC). The IIMC, one of the prestigious journalism schools in the country which functions under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, offers diploma courses in journalism, advertising and public relations. According to a senior ... Read More »

UGC, AICTE will no more be regulatory bodies in India

As per reports, it was felt that multiple regulatory bodies led to excessive and restrictive regulation and hence contributed to lack of institutional autonomy . A detailed blueprint of the proposed regulator and its legislation is being worked upon. In a major step towards brining reform in education, Narendra Modi led government is working on a proposal that will scrap ... Read More »

CBSE UGC NET 2017: Answer keys to be released soon at cbsenet.nic.in

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducted the National Eligibility Test (NET) on behalf of the University Grants Commission (UGC) on January 22. CBSE UGC NET 2017: Answer keys to be released soon at cbsenet.nic.in RELATED STORIES Kashmir University PhD Entrance Exams 2017: Datesheets released at kashmiruniversity.net Rajasthan Board Class 10 Exam 2017: Roll numbers released at rajeduboard.nic.in, check ... Read More »

All universities to have ‘Grievance Redressal Cell’ within four months: Delhi High Court directs UGC

Appointment of an ‘ombudsman’ in every university and a grievance redressal committee (GRC) for every college or group of colleges are now “mandatory”. Delhi High Court RELATED STORIES No fellowship to non-NET candidates: UGC CBSE won’t apply its 3 Indian language plan for Class 10 Board exam till 2020 CBSE: Physical education to be made compulsory for Class 10 students ... Read More »

No fellowship to non-NET candidates: UGC

In 2015, the commission announced the annulment of non-NET fellowships owing to shortage of funds, which prompted nationwide protests. No fellowship to non-NET candidates RELATED STORIES CBSE: Physical education to be made compulsory for Class 10 students Neighbourhood criteria, not a new concept: DoE Congress MP raises issue of student suicide in RS NEET UG 2017 Urdu Row: Students organisation ... Read More »

CBSE UGC NET 2017: Paper analysis

“There was no negative marking due to which I marked all the answers with no fear,” says Bharti Chopra. CBSE UGC NET 2017: Paper analysis RELATED STORIES JNU: Entrance examination fee hiked by 27 per cent Twinkle Khanna supports education for slum kids in India Miranda House wins Sanjay Shrivastava Memorial debate JKBOSE Results 2016: Class 12 Annual Examination (Kashmir ... Read More »

New UGC norms restrain educational institutes from keeping original document of students

In a bid to lessen student’s burden, the commission issued a directives to ensure no higher education institutes shall nag students for submission of their original documents such as mark sheets, school leaving certificates and other related documents during the admission process. UGC RELATED STORIES School timings changed in Noida, Ghaziabad, Lucknow due to heavy winter UP Board Exams 2017: ... Read More »

UGC issues directives to educational institutions to promote digital economy

Union Minister for HRD Prakash Javadekar, in recent times, issued a direction to educational institutions to adopt and promote cashless transactions and conduct of business. Digital economy RELATED STORIES 11 points Prakash Javadekar highlighted on education at #AAJTakAgenda2016 Delhi can appoint retired govt. teachers if required: Manish Sisodia No US jobs for IIT Bombay this placement season National Institute of ... Read More »

CBSE UGC NET 2017 detailed notification released at cbsenet.nic.in

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a detailed notification and exam date for the University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test 2017. As per schedule, the examination will be held on January 22, 2017. On behalf of UGC, the CBSE conducts the examination for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for a number of posts, including: Assistant Professor, ... Read More »

UGC takes steps to control drug consumption among students

In a bid to overhaul the growing use of drugs among youngsters, the University Grants Commission is planning to design drug rehabilitation programmes to mitigate the rising addiction among new students. According to PTI, the UGC is asking the varsities and colleges to take stringent steps to make students aware about intoxication. The commission has written a letter to the ... Read More »