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Mar 22, 2017
JNU sees reduction in Mphil PhD seats following UGC guidelinesThe prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) saw a massive reduction in its Mphil PhD seats.
Mar 08, 2017
Engineering students can face expulsion for ragging on gender, caste or sexual orientationAll India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has stated that engineering students can be expelled if they are found to rag their peers and mock their caste, ethnicity or sexual orientation
Mar 01, 2017
Ramjas College clash: Students' protests at colleges are inevitable whether govts like them or notRamjas College clash was just a spark since students across Delhi have been waging small and big battles for months now be it against the changed rules for UGC fellowships, discriminatory hostel rules for women or the JNU incident in 2016
Feb 07, 2017
Mumbai college creates separate section for girls in canteen: Sexism disguised as protectionA college in Mumbai created a separate section for girls in the canteen to prevent sexual assault in the campus.
Feb 05, 2017
HRD to bring 'graded regulatory mechanism' in UGC: Prakash JavadekarThe HRD ministry will bring in a "graded regulatory mechanism" as part of key reforms in the University Grants Commission (UGC) to usher in greater transparency, freedom and autonomy, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Sunday.
Nov 30, 2016
Delhi University adopts UGC amendments; teachers say it can lead to job lossDelhi University adopted recent UGC amendments, which teachers claim can lead to around 4,000 temporary teachers losing their jobs due to changed workload.
Sep 19, 2016
SC raises questions on Aligarh Muslim University's new VC with no academic qualificationsThe Supreme Court on Monday raised questions on the appointment of a person of non-teaching background as the Vice Chancellor of prestigious Aligarh Muslim University.
Aug 25, 2016
HRD ministry receives Roopanwal commission's report on the death of Rohith VemulaUnion HRD minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday said that his ministry has received in a "sealed" cover the Roopanwal commission report on the death of Hyderabad University scholar Rohith Vemula and will implement its recommendations after studying them
Jul 17, 2016
Delhi University teachers decide to call off evaluation boycott of undergraduate examsDelhi University teachers have decided to call off the boycott of evaluation of undergraduate exams in protest against the new UGC norms.
Jul 14, 2016
Say no to dress code: UGC, AICTE ban 'discriminatory' rules but will they be effective?We were pleasantly surprised to hear sensible things in the new notifications by the UGC and AICTE which are meant to combat sexual harassment in colleges.