Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 00:33
While a majority of educationists welcome the Union Government’s decision of replacing the Distance Education Council with University Grants Commission for regulating open and distance learning.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 21:00
A committee named to draft rules on distance education on Thursday suggested setting up of an independent authority through an act of Parliament to regulate the standards of higher education.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 07, 2011, 15:30
Aligarh Muslim University has sanctioned the establishment of five study centres of distance education in different parts of the country.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 02, 2011, 17:41
In a message at the convocation function of the Indira Gandhi National Open University, Sibal said that distant education can help in achieving the gross enrollment ratio of 30 percent by 2020.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 22, 2010, 23:17
A 14-year-old computer whizkid
has been enrolled for a Master of Computer Applications
programme in the School of Distance Education in Bharathiar
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 10, 2010, 17:33
To enhance the standard of
distance education, the Government today indicated that it was
mulling putting in place a regulatory mechanism and bringing
changes in the body which coordinates such programmes.
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