The University Grants Commission (UGC) has issued draft guidelines for ensuring basic facilities and amenities for a safe, secure environment for women students in Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs).
The UGC has developed the guidelines in accordance with the National Education Policy (NEP) 2O2O.
In order to facilitate the 'internationalisation of Indian HEIs', the University Grants Commission has framed the guidelines for the admission and the creation of supernumerary seats for international students.
In a public notice, the higher education regulator has advised students to follow some precautions before enrolling for programmes offered under Open and Distance Learning and online learning mode.
The move is also aimed at safeguarding students against academic pressure, peer-pressure, behavioural issues, stress, career concerns, depression and other issues pertaining to mental health.
In a letter to Vice-Chancellors of all Universities and Principals of all Colleges/institutes, UGC Secretary Rajnish Jain said the awareness programmes to avoid the use of single-use plastics has been identified as one of the themes for the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' campaign.
Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has ordered all the universities to provide data of their digital financial transactions in the past one year. The directive comes two months after the UGC asked all higher educational institutions across the country to ensure that no fee payment is made by students in cash mode from […]
It is expected that all School Boards will declare their results for the class/grade-XII examinations by July 31, 2021
The admissions to first-year courses for 2021-22 should be completed by September 30 and academic session will commence by October 1.
New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) issued guidelines on Tuesday for recruitment of faculty members in institutes of higher education to address the issue of shortage of quality teaching staff in such institutions. In a letter written to the vice-chancellors of universities and to colleges and institutions deemed to be universities, the UGC said […]
Bhubaneswar: With an aim to strengthen higher education system in Odisha, the State Higher Education Department today held a brainstorming session in Bhubaneswar with Principals of 52 government colleges. During the crucial meeting, it was decided that all the lecturers in the government colleges will have extended working hours now beyond the UGC guidelines of […]
New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has been disbursing scholarship/fellowship under various schemes through online system developed by Canara Bank which is integrated with Public Financial Management System (PFMS) platform for payments through DBT mode. The payments to the awardees are generated automatically on the portal for all awardees linked by Universities/Institutions based on […]
Union Minister for Education Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Tuesday announced the University Grants Commission (UGC) Guidelines on Academic Calendar for the 1st year of Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate Students of the Universities for the Session 2020-21 in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Commission at its meeting held on September 21 approved the UGC Guidelines on […]