Bombay HC asks varsity to reconsider Vice Chancellor's eligibility

 The Bombay High Court asked the Mumbai University's search committee to reconsider the eligibility of Vice Chancellor Rajan Welukar with regard to fulfillment of the stipulated criteria for the job.

PM Modi to inaugurate Indian Science Congress at Mumbai on Jan 3
PM Modi to inaugurate Indian Science Congress at Mumbai on Jan 3

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate the 102nd Indian Science Congress here on January 3, it was officially announced here today.

Sound of Digital Music

Music production is an industry that demands versatility and offers diverse, lucrative career options. Sanchayan Bhattacharjee sings a different tune

Legal advice sought on Mumbai University Vice Chancellor's appointment: Tawde

Maharashtra Higher Education Minister Vinod Tawde said here on Friday that the government has sought all details from the High Court and is seeking legal advice pertaining to Rajan Welukar's appointment as Vice Chancellor of the Mumbai University.

Mumbai varsity VC was appointed without application of mind: HC

The Bombay High Court on Thursday ruled that the appointment of Rajan Welukar as the vice chancellor of Mumbai University reflects lack of "application of mind" and violated the criteria stipulated for the job.

Bar Council not bound to grant licence to practice law: SC

Pursuing law and practicing it are two different things, the Supreme Court has said and made it clear that the Bar Council of India (BCI) is not bound to grant advocacy licence unless an applicant fulfills the criteria laid down by it.

Tripathi Hindi Bhavan to come up in Mumbai University

The stone laying ceremony of Dr Rammanohar Tripathi Hindi Bhavan and Dr Zakir Hussain Urdu Ghar was held at University of Mumbai.

Prof Hatekar re-instated; to face dept inquiry: Mumbai University

Mumbai University has reinstated an economics professor, who was suspended by the Vice Chancellor for holding a press conference to criticise the functioning of the educational institution.

Mumbai University students, teachers find support in AAP

Students and teachers unions have found support in Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in their agitation at Mumbai University in support of a suspended professor.

Dr Sachin Tendukar soon?

The Mumbai University (MU) senate has once again proposed the name of cricketer Sachin Tendulkar for honorary doctorate degrees (honorary DLitt) in recognition of his exemplary achievement in the field of sports.

Ballet of the dolls

Mumbai University’s new certificate programme in puppetry is arguably the first-of-its-kind in India. Course director Meena Naik tells Prachi Rege how to pull strings effectively.

A class, not room

Mumbai University’s Centre for Extra Mural Studies takes learning beyond the confines of a classroom, making it a lifelong process Gauri Rane reports.

Mumbai University creates blood donors’ registry

University of Mumbai is creating a unique “registry” of student blood donors.

Mumbai University professors held for molesting colleagues

Two professors of Mumbai University were arrested for allegedly molesting three colleagues, including a lecturer, at the premier institution`s Kalina Campus in suburban Santacruz, police said.

Six detained in Mumbai varsity exam papers leak

Six people, including two Mumbai University employees, were detained in connection with the leak of engineering exam question papers, police said.

Thane Sub-center of Mumbai University inaugurated

During his speech, Welukar said that the new office will act as a shadow university.

Sharman, Hirani to give lecture in Mumbai University

Sharman Joshi is set to turn a lecturer for a day. Officials at Mumbai University, where the film ‘Ferrari Ki Sawaari’ has been shot, have approached Sharman, Rajkumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra take a class on cinema.

Supplements would be provided only if genuine need: Mumbai University

University of Mumbai has clarified
that supplements shall be provided in the final year
graduation examinations only after ascertaining that candidate
has not left any blank pages in the main answer sheet.

Rajan Welukar new VC of Mumbai University

Rajan M Welukar was today appointed
as the new Vice Chancellor of the University of Mumbai.

Absent IPS officer got marks in law exam: Petition

A petition filed in the Bombay High Court has alleged that IPS officer KL Bishnoi did not appear in person for his practical examination in the LLB course four years ago, and yet managed to get marks for the same.