Prof Yogesh Singh reappointed as VC of MS University

The Gujarat government has re-appointed Prof Yogesh Singh as the Vice Chancellor of the Maharaja Sayajirao University here for another term of three years.

DU VC Dinesh Singh resigns

Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh resigned today in the midst of a raging controversy over the four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) rocking the varsity.

Prof Hatekar re-instated; to face dept inquiry: Mumbai University

Mumbai University has reinstated an economics professor, who was suspended by the Vice Chancellor for holding a press conference to criticise the functioning of the educational institution.

After Jadavpur, Calcutta University students gherao VC

B-Tech students of a college of Calcutta University on Monday gheroed the varsity`s VC and pro-VC.

Bengal minister calls Jadavpur University gherao `inhuman`

West Bengal Minister Bratya Basu on Friday condemned the continued gherao of the VC, pro-VC and registrar of the Jadavpur University.

Students gherao JU VC, Pro-VC, Registrar for over 24 hours

Vice-Chancellor, Pro-VC and Registrar of the prestigious Jadavpur University continued to be under gherao since Wednesday evening by students.

AMU VC denies claims of employees` wards not getting due quota

Aligarh Muslim University V-C Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah has denied allegation of AMUTA that children of the university employees were not getting their quota.

Allahabad University closed for 3 days amid apprehensions of violence

The Allahabad University was closed down for three days amid apprehensions of violence after an FIR was lodged against student union leaders.

VC holds student durbar amid protests

DU VC Dinesh Singh Thursday heard grievances from students over a range of issues including the cases of "special chance" even as a group of students held a protest against the varsity administration.

SU VC to head delegation at China-IndIA Forum

Sikkim University Vice Chancellor Prof will lead a delegation of the heads of Indian educational institutions to China at the 3rd China-India Forum .

Indian-American Engineer named US varsity VC

Mitra Dutta, an Indian-American engineer-physicist,has been named vice chancellor for research at University of Illinois at Chicago.

Prof Thirumalai new V-C of Tamil University

Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah on Wednesday
appointed senior academician Professor M Thirumalai as Vice
Chancellor of Thanjavur-based Tamil University.

DUTA to protest against Vice Chancellor

The Delhi University Teachers Association will hold the day-long protest on January 12

Kerala varsity wanted to hire Einstein for Rs 6000

Decades before India made a name for itself in the field of education, the princely state of Travancore made an unsuccessful bid to enlist services of great Albert Einstein as VC of its university for a monthly pay of Rs 6000.

VC attack case: Suspect says he was `insulted`

Jora Singh said he had heated arguments with VC Jasbir Singh Ahluwalia when he denied admission to his relative in the university.

Patna HC seeks clarity on Guv’s stand on PIL

The Patna High Court on Tuesday asked the
secretariat of the Chancellor of Universities, Devanand
Konwar, who is also the state Governor, to clear its stand on
a PIL seeking appointment of full-fledged vice-chancellors.

AMU VC orders hostel search to seize fire arms

Amidst allegations of Aligarh Muslim
University students stocking fire arms in some hostels, its
Vice Chancellor PK Abdul Azis on Thursday ordered a search to seize
any such material.

Austrian vice chancellor resigns

Josef Proell suffered a pulmonary embolism last month while skiing.

Delay in Jammu varsity chief`s appointment rocks assembly

The delay in the appointment of a vice chancellor at the central university here rocked the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Friday with legislators from Jammu alleging the government was displaying "sheer indifference" on the issue.

‘Jamia`s minority status won`t make it a madrassa’

Minority status for Jamia Millia Islamia will not change the secular nature of the 90-year-old university, says Vice Chancellor Najeeb Jung.