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Engineering colleges and polytechnics can now offer courses like skill development, vocational studies and industrial training
Educational institutes across the country have been exempted from the mandatory environment
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has brought to the notice of students that
and MPhil programmes will not be allowed through open and distance learning (ODL)
The University Grants Commission has turned down a human resource development
ministry recommendation to get government auditor CAG to inspect the accounts of the
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has reimposed a ban on recognition of some
professional degrees that are offered through the distance education mode by
Undergraduate and postgraduate students across the country will now get a two-year
grace period beyond the scheduled duration of their degree programmes to clear their
In a significant move, the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has
decided to grant extension of the same grade to the top ranking educational
institutions which have performed consistently well during earlier assessments.
A Supreme Court order in 2017 had directed all deemed universities to not use the
word “university”. Now a government panel has said that they should be allowed to
use the word “university” to avoid confusion abroad
"Strict action, including cancellation of the deemed to be varsity status, will be
taken against the defaulting institutions," said a senior UGC official.
Students can now opt for a Masters degree in Vocational education after completing
their B.Voc degree. In a major boost to vocational education, the University Grants
Commission (UGC), after introducing an undergraduate degree in the stream, has now
specified a Master’s degree for it.
The University Grants Commission's (UGC) recent circular asking distance education
institutes not to set up centres outside their home state has been opposed by both
education experts as well as activists. Terming the diktat regressive, experts said
that the move is detrimental to the cause of spreading education.
The University Grants Commission has begun the process of regulating the fees charged
by private deemed universities for medicine courses following a Madras High Court
directive in April.
The University Grants Commission (UGC), buoyed by the positive response to its
Bachelor of Vocational (BVoc) course, is all set to launch a Master of Vocational
(MVoc) degree soon. Already, industry experts and academicians are hailing the move,
calling it an opportunity for vertical mobility.