Fee Hike News
FTII, Satyajit Ray Institute reduce joint entrance exam fees following hunger strike, protests by students over hike
FTII and Satyajit Ray Institute's reduction in fees follows five days of a relay hunger strike by students and protests of 10 days by students
JNU fee hike protests: HRD ministry-appointed panel concludes meeting, to submit its recommendations next week
Three-member panel appointed by the HRD Ministry to recommend ways to restore normal functioning in JNU will submit its recommendations next week
Peshawar University students' protest against fee hike turns violent; seven injured during clash with police; 28 arrested
Students of Peshawar University on Thursday clashed with the Pakistani Police while protesting against an increase in the semester fee.
NGO claims 457 schools defied Delhi govt order to refund excess fees, asks HC to attach their bank accounts
As many as 457 private schools have defied a Delhi government order to refund excess fees collected from students within a week, claimed a public interest litigation (PIL) filed in the Delhi High Court on Monday.
Delhi govt orders over 500 private schools to refund excess fees charged with 9% interest; gives 7 days to comply
The Delhi government has directed 575 private schools in the city to refund the excess fees charged by them citing implementation of the 6th pay commission recommendations.
The JNU administration has alleged that the varsity's students union members manhandled the Dean of Students, a charge denied by the students' body.
Delhi govt decided to act strictly against private schools that arbitrarily increased school fee citing the Seventh Pay Commission revision as a reason.
AAP govt's plan to take over 449 private schools in Delhi is an attack on years of financial malpractice, unjustified fee hikes
Private schools in Delhi, so far, got protection for their financial malpractices from the political-bureaucratic class in the capital.
Fee hike in AP, Telangana medical courses: Lobbying politicians force students to pay through their noses
Andhra Pradesh & Telangana governments join hands with private medical & dental colleges to impose up to 600 percent hike in fees for postgraduate seats.
100% fee hike for medical courses in AP, Telangana to follow suit: How do Chandrababu Naidu, KCR justify it?
The decision to go in for the steep fee hike will mean that PG medical education in Andhra and Telangana will become unaffordable for the middle and lower middle income groups, with the possibility that students who qualify may even have to drop out.
India has been constantly taking up the US visa fee hike matter with the American authorities and the country has also raised the matter in the WTO's dispute settlement body, Parliament was informed on Monday.
Consistent fight against arbitrary fee hike should continue. Education comes under the Concurrent list and this is an all-India problem.
In India, the average salary a fresh IIT graduate would get would be around Rs 1 lakh a month or Rs 12 lakh a year. That would permit the student to pay off the entire cost of higher education within two years, if not earlier
Fee hike, fund of Rs 2,000 crore: Panel recommends changes in IITs' finances to reduce dependence on govt
The panel, which comprises several IIT directors, has recommended that the Rs 2,000 crore fund be created as a Non-Banking Financial Company.