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Share the Article:Recently, in a case involving the entitlement of the Deemed Universities to start courses through distance education in subjects leading to award of degrees in Engineering, has dealt...

Share the Article:The regulatory regime in education offered through the distance mode has been marred with controversies galore right from its inception. The Regulator viz. Distance Education Council...

Share the Article:The Supreme Court which was deciding a case involving the entitlement of the Deemed Universities to start courses through distance education in subjects leading to award of degrees in...

Share the Article:It seems finally, UGC has decided to give last rites to the only surviving recommendation of Tandon Committee that “B” Category Deemed Universities should not expand. Another recommendation,...

Share the Article:A case, pending for last 1 decade has finally come to an end in Supreme Court on 26.08.2016. The PIL has been disposed off simplicitor noting the acceptance of assessment done by NAAC...

Share the Article:The UGC [Institutions Deemed to be Universities] Regulations, 2016 has replaced the UGC [Institutions Deemed to be Universities] Regulations, 2010 and admittedly there are some positive...

Share the Article:UGC, with a view to regulate the process of declaration of institutions as deemed to be universities and to prevent institutions of dubious quality from being so declared so that quality...

Share the Article:Supreme Court has issued Notice to Deemed Universities on a Transfer Petition filed by MHRD relating to transfer of Appeal filed by MHRD challenging the judgement passed by Karnataka...

Share the Article:UGC has decided to constitute a 5 Member Committee to consider the issue related to the off-campuses established/started by some Institutions Deemed to be Universities without prior approval...

Share the Article:University Grants Commission has again amended substantive provisions of UGC [Deemed to be Universities] Regulations, 2010 relating to appointment of Vice Chancellor and Off Campus Centre...

Share the Article:UGC in its recent circular issued on 05th January 2016 has brought a sweeping change in age old system in Higher Educational Institutions of giving sitting fee allowance to the officials...

Share the Article:It seems, healthy accreditation received by Deemed Universities by NAAC and a near sort of rejection of Tandon Committee by Supreme Court, has NOT gone well with UGC and it has again...

Share the Article:With a view to address the issue of difficulty faced by students of Deemed Universities regarding authentication of educational certificates by the State Government for the purpose of...

Share the Article:Government of Karnataka, while amending the Karnataka Professional Education Regulation (Regulation of Admissions and Determination of Fee) Act of 2006, vide Karnataka Professional Educational...

Share the Article:The Delhi High Court has stayed the Order / Notice issued by UGC to BITS, Pilani to close its Goa and Hyderabad Campus, issued allegedly on the ground that these campuses have not been...

Share the Article:The Supreme Court while deciding the issue of maintainability of a Writ Petition against a Deemed University has held that a Deemed University being created / established for imparting...

Share the Article:In a landmark Judgement, Delhi High Court has ruled that Deemed Universities though established by a Notification u/s 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 is to be treated at par with other Universities...

Share the Article:The High Court of Karnataka setting aside the Judgement of Central Information Commission has held that Manipal University (MU), which is as Institution Deemed to be University does not...

Share the Article:Finally, the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)  has brought some good news to several students of 38 Deemed Universities, which were sought to be de-recognised on...

Share the Article:University Grants Commission in the year 2010, has notified University Grants Commission (Institutions Deemed to be Universities) Regulation 2010, which was made applicable to prospective...

Share the Article:UGC following the directions of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India passed on 26.09.2014 has decided to appoint a Committee to inspect 7 Deemed Universities, which were found to be unfit...

Share the Article:UGC, the apex regulator of Higher Education in the country has found itself in line of fire from the Apex Court of the Country. While hearing Petitions filed by some Deemed Universities,...

Share the Article:UGC considered report submitted by its Sub-Committee headed by vice-chairman H. Devraj that examined the 41 Deemed Universities, which were de-recognised by the HRD Ministry, following...

Share the Article:EduLegaL, while reporting the earlier development of regarding constitution of Committee by UGC to assess the Deemed Universities on basis of presentation , it had raised a question: “...

Share the Article:The Supreme Court on Friday granted time till September 30 to the University Grants Commission to complete the assessment of 41 Deemed Universities, which were placed in C Category by...

Share the Article:University Grants Commission has notified in Official Gazette amendments made in UGC [Deemed to be Universities] Regulations, 2010 majorly relating to admission and governance. UGC had...

Share the Article: UGC has relaxed the provisions contained in Clause 5.2 of the UGC [Institutions Deemed to be Universities] Regulations, 2010 relating to appointment of Chancellor  to allow President...

Share the Article:In furtherance of the directives of the Hon’ble Supreme Court dated 21stJanuary 2014 in Writ Petition No: 142 of 2006 [Viplav Sharma v/s Union of India], UGC has decided to constitute...

Share the Article:The NATIONAL ASSESSMENT AND ACCREDITATION COUNCIL (NAAC) is an autonomous body established by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India to assess and accredit institutions of...

Share the Article:During the pendency of the Writ Petition No: 142 of 2006 [Viplav Sharmas Case], MHRD had constituted the P N Tandon Committee which reviewed 126 deemed universities in 2009. The Tandon...

Share the Article:A] Background: University Grants Commission in exercise of power conferred under Clauses (f) and (g) of Sub-section (1) of Section 26 of the UGC Act, 1956 had framed and notified the...

Share the Article:University Grants Commission in the year 2010, has notified University Grants Commission (Institutions Deemed to be Universities) Regulation 2010, which was made applicable to prospective...