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Oct 04, 2019, 09:36 AM IST

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Oct 04, 2019, 08:44 AM IST

IIT Madras, IIT Kharagpur, BHU, University of Delhi & Hyderabad declared Institutions of Eminence

Letters of Intent were also issued to five private universities for accepting and sending their preparedness for being declared as IoE.

Sep 05, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to launch 'Fit India Movement' today; schools, colleges to live-stream event

The programme will be directly telecast on Doordarshan between 10 AM to 11 AM.

Aug 29, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

UGC releases list of 23 fake universities, maximum in Uttar Pradesh and Delhi

Check out the complete list of 23 fake universities in India.

Jul 24, 2019, 10:16 AM IST

List of fake universities and unapproved institutions available on UGC, AICTE websites: Govt

The AICTE and UGC maintain a list of fake universities and unapproved institutions on their websites, Union HRD Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said on Thursday.

Jun 27, 2019, 21:37 PM IST

Govt tables bill for appointment of 7000 teachers in central universities through direct recruitment

The Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers' Cadre) Bill, 2019 will help in filling up 7000 existing vacancies in the central universities by direct recruitment in teachers’ cadre in accordance with a new quota system.

Jun 27, 2019, 16:43 PM IST

UGC NET 2019 results expected to be declared on July 15, check your result on

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will be declaring the UGC Net 2019 results on July 15, 2019, as per the official notification.

Jun 27, 2019, 15:04 PM IST

UGC warns students against admission in educational institutions in PoK

The students have been cautioned against taking admission in any institution in any territory under the illegal occupation of Pakistan including the PoK and Gilgit Baltistan.

May 16, 2019, 13:11 PM IST

Reservation roster: Prakash Javadekar assures action within 2 days

Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar assured the teaching aspirants that the Centre was committed to restoring the reservation roster in educational institutes and there was "no need" for any agitation.

Mar 05, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

UGC writes to varsities across country to ensure safety of Kashmiri students

The UGC was directed by the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry to issue an advisory to all the universities to ensure that the security of Kashmiri students is not compromised.

Feb 22, 2019, 18:18 PM IST

Reservation for faculties: Govt to bring ordinance or bill

The SP and BSP had on Thursday not allowed the House to function over their demand that the government bring a Bill to protect the interest of scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and OBC.

Feb 08, 2019, 12:40 PM IST

UGC-NET 2019 to be held in June, National Testing Agency (NTA) announces details on

The computer-based test will consist of two papers. Both the papers will be conducted in a single three hour duration.

Feb 05, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

IIMC to get deemed university status, HRD ministry issues Letter of Intent

The HRD Ministry has issued a Letter of Intent (LoI) to the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) to grant it deemed university status, an official said Thursday.

Nov 22, 2018, 18:51 PM IST

UGC announces various scholarships for post-graduate students

Check out the scholarships announced by UGC:

Nov 16, 2018, 22:56 PM IST

CBSE, NEET, UGC, schools cannot mandate Aadhaar, rules SC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that Aadhaar cannot be made mandatory for admissions in schools and by educational bodies like Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) or for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET). The apex court ruled that no child can be denied any schemes if they are not able to bring their Aadhaar number.

Sep 26, 2018, 11:44 AM IST

No politics, only patriotism: HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on UGC circular on Surgical Strike Day

Javadekar said that many institutes had approached the HRD ministry with a demand to commemorate the second anniversary of the surgical strike. 

Sep 21, 2018, 14:25 PM IST

Amid row over UGC order on Surgical Strike Day, Centre says celebrations not mandatory

Opposition parties have been attacking the Central government over the decision to celebrate September 29 as Surgical Strike Day. 

Sep 21, 2018, 13:35 PM IST

Write letters to armed forces to pledge support, celebrate 'Surgical Strike Day': Full text of UGC order

The UGC has said that the students can pledge their support for the armed forces by writing letters and cards, which may be produced in both physical and digital format. 

Sep 21, 2018, 12:13 PM IST

UGC directs universities to ban junk food on campus

The UGC, in the advisory, stated that banning junk food in colleges would set new standards for healthy food habits, and subsequently instill a sense of healthy eating and awareness on the same.

Aug 24, 2018, 06:19 AM IST