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Share the Article:On 23.06.2017, UGC notified the UGC [Open and Distance Learning] Regulations, which was notified after 4 years of publication of the ODL Draft Regulations in 2013. Within 6 days it had...

Share the Article:UGC in a further bid, to ensure transparency in medical admissions, has directed 34 deemed universities to participate in the common counselling conducted by the Director General Health...

Share the Article:The Bombay High Court speaking through the Chief Justice, Dr. Manjula Chelur and Justice M S Sonak has rejected the challenge of a parent against a minority school, which decided to detain...

Share the Article:The Bombay High Court has dismissed a Petition filed by a student, challenging denial of admission to him, to Film and Television Institution of India, Pune on the ground that he is colour...

Share the Article:The Supreme Court today issued Notice to the Government of India, Medical Council of India, Dental Council of India and CBSE seeking their response on a Petition to include Urdu in the...

Share the Article:In a landmark Judgement, the Calcutta High Court has held that Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations [popularly called as ICSE] is not a Public Authority under RTI Act,...

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:In a landmark Judgement, Punjab and Haryana High Court has held that a prospectus issued by the Institute has force of law and is binding on the student. In fact it also restricted the...

Share the Article:                    “Orders permitting provisional admission of students imposing conditions such as making it clear to the students that against the refusal to grant...

Share the Article:…………………. The stand of the University is that the appellant College has admitted students without having the necessary affiliation for the academic session 2015-16. This...

Share the Article:  ……………… Medical education must be taken very seriously and when an expert body certifies that the facilities in a medical college are inadequate, the Courts are not...

Share the Article:  ………………. All universities are cradles of the nation’s future. They are, therefore, required to conduct all acts in a highly bona fide and exemplary manner. This responsibility...

Share the Article:……….. The Constitution is primarily for the common man. Larger interest and welfare of student community to promote merit, achieve excellence and curb malpractices, fee and admissions...

Share the Article:  ……… The private institutions cannot be permitted to operate like money minting institutions. ……. Over a period of time, education has become a commodity in India. All...

Share the Article: The Apex while over-ruling a judgement of Kerala High Court has held that names of examiners of answer sheet cannot be disclosed under Right to Information Act, 2005. Supreme Court...

Share the Article: In a major relief to the students, the Central Information Commission has directed all the Universities in India, including deemed Universities and all examining bodies to provide copies...

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:Himachal Pradesh High Court while answering a question, “Whether children through their parents have unfettered right to choose a school, in which they wish to study?” has held...

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:In a recent landmark ruling by Supreme Court, a student who has studied till Class 10th in any school has been granted the right to be admitted in Class 11th in the same school. Though...

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:The Supreme Court has observed that admissions to institutions of higher education in particular medical education should be based on merit and not reservations, and urged the central...

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: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:Madras High Court speaking through Division Bench of Justice N Paul Vasanthakumar and Justice M Sathyanarayanan has held that Banks cannot fix 60% of marks as minimum required percentage...

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...

Share the Article:Last year, vide Judgement in April 2013, in the case of Association of Management Colleges, Supreme Court had held that the expression “University” includes “Affiliated Colleges”...