Kerala: Doubts raised over accreditation of colleges by a state-level agency

At present, the KSHEC rules mention only the establishment of an 'Assessment Council' and not an 'Assessment and Accreditation Council'.

published on : 28th October 2021

SC permits NTA to declare results of NEET, 2021 for admissions in UG medical courses

SC stayed Bombay HC's recent order asking the NTA not to declare the NEET results and conduct re-examination for two aspirants whose question papers and OMR sheets had got mixed up.

published on : 28th October 2021

UGC notification for Academic Consultant job out. Hurry up! Salary upto Rs 80,000

The educational qualification is First Class Master’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized university/institute; NET in relevant discipline.

published on : 14th October 2021

Odisha's Madhusudan Law varsity gets UGC recognition, plans chair on Utkal Gaurab

However, the VC said the biggest roadblock for expansion plans is the lack of infrastructure.

published on : 14th October 2021

5,584 guest lecturers in TN yet to get salary since April

Guest lecturers in government arts and science colleges are in the lurch as they allegedly have not been paid for the last five months.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Applied Maths to be treated at par with Maths for admission to UG courses in humanities, commerce

The directive by the UGC came following a request by the CBSE that noted that some universities make it mandatory for students to have studied mathematics as a subject at the senior secondary level.

published on : 17th September 2021

MG University gets UGC approval to launch online courses

It was in October 2020 that the MG University Syndicate had established a centre for online education to launch online undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

published on : 21st August 2021

UGC grants State university status to Rajendra University

The University Grant Commission (UGC) on Friday approved the Odisha government’s proposal for recognising Rajendra University in Balangir as a State university.

published on : 31st July 2021

Begin next academic year by Oct 1, UGC tells varsities 

If there is a delay in declaring results for qualifying exams, higher educational institutions can start the academic session by October 18.

published on : 18th July 2021

Universities to begin new session from October 1, admissions to be completed by September 30: UGC 

The commission has clarified that the teaching-learning process must continue in offline, online or blended mode.

published on : 17th July 2021

Offer NCC as elective, UGC tells varsities

The option of pursuing NCC as an academic subject is currently being offered to students who are enrolled as NCC cadets.

published on : 13th July 2021

UGC, TN govt ordered to respond to pleas seeking vaccine for college students

It also asked them to explain the shortcomings in online education provided to higher-education students.

published on : 7th July 2021

'Thank You For What?': NSUI starts campaign to counter UGC directive on PM banners

The National Students' Union of India (NSUI) put up the posters under the campaign at the Delhi University on Tuesday and will also put them up at other varsities.

published on : 22nd June 2021

UGC questions Christ University over online exams

In a letter to the university, the UGC South West Regional Office also brought into question the institute’s mode of evaluation.

published on : 21st June 2021

Four Karnataka varsities get UGC nod to offer online courses

It was a setback for the Kuvempu University earlier when the amendment permitted only KSOU to offer distance courses in the state.

published on : 18th June 2021
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