UGC launches helpline number, email ID for addressing student concerns related to academic activities
As per the guidelines, new academic session for freshers may commence from September and for existing students from August.
Kolkata: Students confine Presidency College V-C in office for over 12 hours, demand completion of hostel repairs, reinstatement of 8 sacked employees
Presidency University Vice Chancellor Anuradha Lohia was confined within her chamber on the main campus for over 12 hours as some students continued their sit-in before her office, demanding expeditious repair works in some hostels and reinstatement of sacked hostel employees
JNU extends winter semester registration date till 15 January, says students will not have to pay any fine
JNU had announced that date had been extended as information and communication service systems of university had been severely damaged
Jamia Millia Islamia to reopen today after extended winter vacation following violent anti-CAA protests in December
According to an official statement released by the university, the remaining odd-semester examinations will start from 9 January for most of the post-graduate courses, and examinations for undergraduate courses will, however, start from 16 January
Parliament's Winter Session: Uproar in RS over JNU protests; Left calls for probe over cop action, BJP demands Central govt 'oversight' of activities
Members of Left parties and the BJP on Friday clashed in Rajya Sabha over the issue of Jawaharlal Nehru University students' protest against a hike in hostel fees
JNU justifies revision of hostel fee by claiming it faces 'deficit of over Rs 45 crore' due to huge electricity, water bills and salaries of contractual staff
Justifying revised hostel fee by its administration, varsity said, 'While JNU charges admission fee Rs 300 per annum, Central University of Hyderabad charges around Rs 10,000 per annum'
Delhi University constitutes committee to look at implementation of EWS quota for MPhil, PhD courses
The committee constituted by Delhi University has effected a 10 per cent increase in seats for the EWS in undergraduate and postgraduate admissions
Over 2.38 lakh students register on DU’s website for admissions to undergraduate courses; first cut-off list to be out on 20 June
Over 2.38 lakh students have registered on the Delhi University's website for admissions in undergraduate courses till Thursday, the varsity said
AMU students scuffle with Republic TV scribes; reporter denies calling institute 'university of terrorists'
Another version of the ruckus, as described by one of the reporters with Republic TV Nalini Sharma, said that the reports of them calling the AMU students "terrorists" were completely "untrue" and "baseless".
Govt hikes research grants for PhD scholars: Why India needs to encourage more research and development, boost innovation
According to the Economic Survey, India's spending on R&D has been stagnant at 0.6 to 0.7 percent in the past two decades and much lower than countries such as the US, China, South Korea and Israel
All 8,000 candidates fail Goa accountants exam, AAP secretary Pradeep Padgaonkar notes 'collapse' in state education system
The candidates for the Goa accountant exam, all graduates, needed to score at least 50 marks out of 100 to qualify for the post, but none got it.
HRD ministry makes PhD mandatory for recruitment of university teachers from 2021, aims to improve quality of higher education
A masters degree with National Eligibility Test (NET) or PhD would continue to be the minimum eligibility criteria for direct recruitment in colleges.
Delhi L-G Anil Baijal approves order allowing vice-chancellors to spend up to Rs 5 crore in urgent works
The Delhi government has given financial powers to vice-chancellors of state-funded universities to spend up to Rs five crore for any new work
Powerful men on Raya Sarkar's list of sexual predators are feigning helplessness, wallowing in their privilege
Raya Sarkar’s now-infamous List of Sexual Harassment Accused (the List)—an online list of Indian men in academia accused by women of repeated sexual harassment—has opened up a real feminist moment.
Raya Sarkar's list of sexual predators not the problem, allowing harassers the benefit of anonymity is
When looked into the context of 'the due process' that is followed after a woman complains of sexual harassment, the Raya Sarkar list appears as a vulnerable piece of testimony
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah have spoken to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath over the police action against students agitating on the BHU campus
BHU protests: Uttar Pradesh governor Ram Naik says committee headed by chief secretary to probe incident
Uttar Pradesh governor Ram Naik Monday said a committee headed by the chief secretary has been constituted to go into the protest in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) campus over an alleged eve-teasing incident
Up until February 2016's sedition row, over anti-national slogans being raised on campus, this was a space for students to register their resistance
JNU Student Union elections: Left party candidate fears ABVP victory will usher in a fascist era at university
Saib Bilaval met with Geeta Kumari, JNU Students Union Presidential Candidate from the Left Unity Panel for an interview where they had discussions on wide-ranging topics, ahead of the Presidential debate.
Mumbai University 'striving' to upload all results of undergraduate exams; cites deluge as reason for delay
Facing flak for delaying the results, the Mumbai University Thursday informed the Bombay High court that it is now "striving" to complete the assessment of answer-sheets and upload all results of undergraduate exams on its website by 6 September