Jadavpur University

Bengal's Jadavpur University to remain close till May 3 amid spike in COVID cases

The move followed several members of the university faculty and other staff being infected with the virus in past couple of days as the varsity had opened its administrative building

published on : 24th April 2021

'Pose major threat to farming community': Over 400 academicians flag concern regarding agri laws

Last month, over 850 academicians from various educational institutions across the country had signed an open letter backing the legislations.

published on : 4th February 2021

Teachers associations of JU express concern over 'series of incidents' in varsity

In the recent past, many teacher members who attended meetings of academic bodies were confined in such meeting till late into the night.

published on : 5th January 2021

Bengal state varsities doubtful about completing UG curriculum in 9 months

Holidays and vacations will have to be factored in before chalking out the academic calendar, he said.

published on : 25th September 2020

Jadavpur University to provide handset, data pack to students not having smartphones

The JU also decided to hold final semester examination in arts and science stream in contactless digital mode from October 1 to 10.

published on : 14th September 2020

Jadavpur University final semester exams in digital mode but no dates fixed

The faculty meeting of the university on Sunday decided not to fix the date for holding the examination, keeping in mind the Supreme Court directive

published on : 7th September 2020

Jadavpur University professor faces casteist abuse on social media

On September 2, Murmu was subjected to a volley of casteist abuse on social media when she wrote in a Facebook post about the need to postpone the final semester exams.

published on : 6th September 2020

Jadavpur University violence: Babul Supriyo to file defamation case against CPM leader Mohammad Salim

Salim claimed, on September 19, Supriyo had misbehaved with women at the university premises.

published on : 21st September 2019

WB Governor refutes TMC's allegation of not informing government of his Jadavpur visit

Trinamool secretary general Partha Chatterjee on Thursday alleged the Governor had not informed the state administration before going to the university. 

published on : 20th September 2019

Kolkata: Jadavpur University students gherao Vice-Chancellor against bill curbing student unions

JU students are demanding revocation of a bill that dissolves students’ unions by wresting authority on university executive councils to conduct student elections.

published on : 16th January 2018

Kolkata: Protests in Jadavpur University over bill seeking to dissolve students unions

The agitating students are demanding immediate revocation of the bill, which had been passed in the West Bengal Assembly last year.

published on : 16th January 2018

58 academics from top institutions named as sexual harassers in Facebook post; JNU, DU, FTII feature in list

A Facebook post by a woman lawyer inviting others to name academics who have sexually harassed their students went viral on Tuesday, with 58 professors listed by name and their institutions.

published on : 25th October 2017