Tag Archives: UGC

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 »

DU adopts UGC amendments: Can cause job losses

DU’s academic council met to discuss 3rd and 4th amendment of UGC and recommendations of a vice-chancellor appointed committee, amid protests from teachers DU’s academic council met to discuss 3rd and 4th amendment of UGC and recommendations of a vice-chancellor appointed committee RELATED STORIES JNU looking for stronger collaboration with NDA, says VC Dr M Jagadesh Kumar IIT Bombay placement ... 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 »

UGC identifies 6 of the 21 fake universities in Delhi

After much speculation, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has come up with a list of fake universities. This list consists of 21 universities, set up across the country. These universities have been found to be working in violation of the UGC Act, 1956. A total of six universities in Delhi are found to be fake. However, the maximum number of ... Read More »