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BITS-Pilani, TIFR, NMIMS Off Campuses Illegal, Says UGC Asking Immediate Shutdown

The University Grants Commission in a shocking move has named the off-campuses of famous deemed universities like BITS, Pilani, and NMIMS management institutes set up in off-campuses as illegal and asked them to be shut down immediately, which may put more than 10,000 student’s future in jeopardy. The 10 higher education institutions named by the UGC include Tata Institute of ...

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Choice Based Credit System Good, Insists UGC

The UGC has clarified that the introduction of Choice Based Credit System will not hamper the academic liberal environment of the universities, despite protests and rumblings from several institutions in the recent past. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has been trying to introduce the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) for quite some time and guidelines have been framed in November, 2014, ...

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UGC Seeks Dropping of 8 More from ‘Deemed University Status’; SC to Hear Plea Tomorrow

The UGC has recommended removal of the deemed university status for 8 more universities due to poor academic output and not worthy of the status conferred upon them. Four of them are from Tamil Nadu, two in rajasthan, one in UP and another in Haryana. They are Bharat University, Chennai; PRIST University, Thanjavur; Vinayak Missions University, Salem; Academy of Maritime ...

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