HP BJP flays Congress for nominating MLAs in private varsities

Himachal Pradesh BJP on Saturday alleged that the state government was politicising the education as it nominated MLAs instead of academicians in the governing bodies of private universities in the state.

Private varsities `commercialised` education in HP

In a veiled attack on the previous BJP regime, the Himachal Pradesh government on Tuesday said that the mushrooming of private universities during the past five years has led to "commercialisation" of education in the state.

`Private varsities in HP should upload details on website`

The state unit of CPI(M) sought provisions making it mandatory for these varsities to disclose details of their setup on their website.

Rajasthan has highest number of pvt varsities, RS told

The country has 77 private
universities with Rajasthan topping the list with as many as
16 such institutions.

Himachal govt not to allow more private varsities

The state government has decided in principle not to allow more private universities to set up their premises in districts where they already exist or are
in the process of coming up.

Nine pvt varsities face allegations of violating UGC norms

Nine private universities are
facing complaints of violating the regulations of University
Grants Commission (UGC), the Lok Sabha was told Wednesday.