UGC sets 2015 deadline for accreditation by Indian varsities

University Grants Commission (UGC) has warned higher educational institutes across the country about getting themselves accredited by June 1, 2015, failing which financial assistance to them would be frozen.

Panjab University beats IITs, IIMs in world`s top 400 list

India has improved its position in the world`s definitive university rankings with five Indian varsities entering the top 400 list, up from three in 2012.

Varsities should face foreign challenges: Moily

Union Law Minister M
Veerappa Moily today asked all universities and institutions
of higher learning and research to march towards excellence
and face challenges within the country and abroad.

US institutions interested in tie-ups with Indian varsities

With a law on the anvil to allow operation of foreign education providers in India, a top consortium of research institutions from the US has evinced interest in collaborating with Indian universities.