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FYUP row: HC disposes of pleas in view of DU decision

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 19:00

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday disposed of as "infructuous" a PIL before it for restoration of the three-year degree courses in Delhi University as the varsity recently scrapped the four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) as per the directions of UGC.

UGC asks DU to continue BMS for 2013-14 batch, as 3-yr course

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 01:40

The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Monday asked the Delhi University to continue the Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS) programme only for students enrolled to it during 2013-14 academic year, but under a three-year duration.

BMS students protest over uncertainty on fate of course

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 17:45

With UGC still silent on the fate of the BMS course of Delhi University, several students on Monday staged a protest outside the UGC office here demanding that their programme should be conducted in the four-year format.

Fresh Delhi University admissions likely from Tuesday

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 21:50

Fresh admissions for the 2014-15 academic session in Delhi University is likely to commence from Tuesday with the varsity today formally scrapping the controversial four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) even as uncertainty continued to plague B Tech students.

DU officially scraps FYUP; B.Tech students hold protest

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 09:45

A day after the Delhi University (DU) told the University Grants Commission (UGC) that it was scrapping the controversial Four-Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP), the varsity`s Academic and Executive Councils on Saturday approved the move.

UGC seeking legal view on DU `compromise formula`

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 00:40

UGC is learnt to have sought legal opinion on the compromise formula proposed by Delhi University amidst its renewed push to get colleges under the varsity to start admissions to the undergraduate programme.

ABVP delegation meets PM, discusses UGC-DU deadlock

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 23:24

Narendra Modi met a delegation of RSS` student wing, the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), Thursday and expressed unhappiness about the deadlock between the UGC and DU over the latter`s four-year undergraduate programme.

Standoff continues but Delhi University to Hold BMS Entrance Test today

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 05:52

Even as the standoff over the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme continues, the Delhi University (DU) will conduct the entrance test to the Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS), a course started under the controversial programme.

UGC asks Delhi University to roll back FYUP by Thursday

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 21:41

The University Grants Commission issued a fresh letter to Delhi University on Wednesday asking it to comply by tomorrow morning with the directive to roll back four-year undergraduate programme.

SC refuses to intervene in UGC-DU row over FYUP

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 16:09

The Supreme Court today refused to intervene in the UGC-Delhi University row over the four-year undergraduate programme(FYUP) and directed a DU professor who challenged the Commission`s direction for scrapping the course to approach Delhi High Court.

Graduation course should be three years: Rashid Alvi

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 13:43

Rashid Alvi, a senior Congress leader told ANI today that the undergraduate programme in Delhi University should be for three years only.

Three year course better for DU students: BJP

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 12:19

BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli said on Tuesday that the ongoing FYUP tussle between the Delhi University (DU) and the UGC seems to be because of lack of applications and absence of stakeholders` involvement.