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University Grants Commission (UGC)

AA Edit | Foreign univs’ campuses in India welcome move

Leadership in education is a key element that determines a nation’s soft power.

09 Jan 2023 12:54 AM

Indian and foreign institutions will be able to offer joint degrees soon: UGC

The regulations shall not be applicable to the programmes offered online and in the open and distance learning mode

20 Apr 2022 2:18 AM

AA Edit | Amid big changes in varsity entry, some concerns too

As per UGC, the test will have a compulsory general paper and 6 subject-specific papers which the students can choose from a large bouquet

26 Mar 2022 12:18 AM

Applied Maths to be treated at par with Maths for admission to UG courses

The directive by the UGC came following a request by the CBSE

17 Sep 2021 12:59 PM

UGC asks varsities to set up helpline to address Covid19 related stress

The Union health ministry has launched a toll-free helpline (08046110007) for people who may face mental health issues

06 Apr 2020 2:44 PM


UGC calls for deemed varsity status to IIMC

Institute functions under the I&B ministry.

04 Aug 2018 1:26 AM

Panel in UGC’s stead independent: Govt

Education ministry finalising draft Higher Education Commission Bill.

24 Jul 2018 12:54 AM

UGC directs universities to ban use of plastic on campus premises

The directive comes as India is global host of this year's World Environment Day celebrations, theme for which is 'Beat Plastic Pollution'.

19 May 2018 4:11 PM

Rein in private tuition centres, UGC tells Delhi government

It had also sought setting up of a board to regulate the functioning of private tuition classes.

14 Jan 2017 2:43 AM