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Last month`s circular on research, doctoral programme is fake: UGC

Last Updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, 22:04

In a big relief to those pursuing research and doctoral programmes, UGC said a circular issued last month recommending stringent guidelines for completing the programmes was "fake".

UGC to frame guidelines for educational institutes on students` safety

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 20:37

UGC has decided to frame comprehensive guidelines for all higher educational isntitutions to ensure safety of students in wake of the Beas river tragedy in Himachal Pradesh which claimed the lives of 24 Engineering students.

UGC schemes for empowerment of SCs, STs, minorities

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 15:03

The University Grants Commission (UGC) is implementing a number of schemes for educational empowerment of SCs, STs and minorities that include setting up of equal opportunity cells and scholarships.

UGC `allows` IISc to continue with FYUP

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 22:26

The University Grants Commission (UGC) is understood to have allowed IISc Bangalore to continue with the four-year undergraduate programme.

Govt asks UGC, AICTE to frame rules for students on excursion

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 13:11

In the wake of Beas river tragedy where 24 students were washed away, Government has asked UGC and AICTE to frame guidelines on enforcing students` safety when they are on excursion or study trips.

DU asks department heads to expedite restructuring process

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 19:03

Delhi University has asked heads of various departments to expedite the restructuring of undergraduate courses in the three-year format days after it had scrapped the controversial four-year programme.

Delhi University`s SRCC, Ramjas College unveil first cut-off lists; admission process to begin today

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 18:47

As the admission procedure is all set to begin in various Delhi University colleges here from tomorrow, Sri Ram College of Commerce, Ramjas College, Shaheed Bhagat Singh College on Monday were among the first to announce their cut-off lists which will be deciding the fate of over two lakh DU aspirants.

UGC permits 4-yr B Tech course for DU students enrolled in 2013

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 13:39

In a breather for the B Tech students enrolled in courses last year, the University Grants Commission has permitted the Delhi University to continue with the course that the students enrolled for in 2013.

DU B-Tech, BMS students protest outside HRD minister Smriti Irani`s residence

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 12:14

Scores of BTech and BMS students of Delhi University on Sunday staged a protest outside the residence of Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, demanding that their four-year courses should not be scrapped.

Students applying under FYUP won`t have to fill forms again

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 23:31

Students who have applied for the courses under FYUP of Delhi University through centralised registration will not have to fill the form again for admission under the three-year course instead they can directly apply from colleges, a committee of principals has proposed on Saturday.

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.

UPSC aspirants, protesting near PM`s residence, detained

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 08:09

Over 200 Union Public Service Commission aspirants staging a protest near Prime Minister`s house against the changes made in their examination pattern were detained by police.