IN THE HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA (Before: Justice Gurmeet Singh Sandhawalia) Karanvir Singh ….(Petitioner) Versus The Principal Continental Institute of Engg. & Technology & Ors. …(Respondent) Civil Writ Petition No. 20001 of 2014, decided on: 20th January 2016 Headnote: Negligence on the part of college and University – ..
“Orders permitting provisional admission of students imposing conditions such as making it clear to the students that against the refusal to grant extension of approval, the writ petition was pending and any admission made would be subject to the outcome of the petition and students ..
…………………. 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 kind of conduct has become a disease, and when the conduct becomes a disaster, it is a disastrous phenomenon. ……….. Supreme Court has equated the practice of granting admission in ..
……………… 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 equipped to take a different view in the matter except for very cogent jurisdictional reasons such as mala fides of the Inspection Team, ex facie perversity in ..
………………. 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 increases exponentially when the university is a premier National Law School imparting legal education to the nation’s future lawyers. How is a student of law expected to ..
……….. 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 can certainly be regulated. …… Supreme Court The Supreme Court made these observations while examining the validity/vires of the provisions of the statute passed by the State Legislature, ..
……… 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 the genres of society are so overly obsessed with education that it has devalued the real essence of education. Education is no more a noble cause but ..
” …… A provisional admission does not create any vested right in the students. A provisional admission is a concession, which is granted to a student and the same cannot be elevated to a position of a creating a vested legal right. … ” “……… We therefore direct the State Government and the respective Universities ..
“ …… what is the purpose in requiring the candidate to write all the four theory papers again if he has failed in one practical or undergo Clinical/Practical tests again for all the subjects if he has failed in one theory paper? Repetitive undertaking of examinations after having secured the minimum prescribed does not scale ..
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 was examining the issue, whether a student / candidate is entitled not only to get information with regard to the scan copies of his answer sheet, ..