University Grants Commission Act, 1956 UGC (Institutions Deemed to be Universities) (Third Amendment) Regulations, 2016 UGC Notification pertaining to Specification of Degrees (published in the Gazette of India) dated 5th July,2014. UGC (Institutions Deemed to be Universities) (second amendment) Regulation, 2015 University Grants Commission (Prevention, prohibition and redressal of sexual harassment of women employees ..
Dr. D. Purandeswari, Minister of State for Human Resource Development launched a web portal for implementation of the (NSIGSE). The Centrally Sponsored Scheme ‘National Scheme of Incentive to Girls for Secondary Education” was launched in May 2008 with the objective to establish an enabling environment to reduce the drop-outs and to promote the enrolment of ..
Government of India, as part of National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (NMEICT), has launched Virtual Labs. These Virtual Labs will be very useful for Students who do not have access to good lab-facilities, and whose inquisitiveness will be triggered, possibly motivating them to take up higher-studies, Researchers in different institutes who ..
A Conference of State & UT Education Ministers’ was held in New Delhi. A] Reforms in Entrance Examination for Engineering Students ============================================= A presentation on the reforms proposed in the entrance examinations for admission to engineering institutions was made. States felt that there is a need to limit the multiplicity of entrance examinations thereby reducing ..
The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has launched the National Vocational Education Qualification Framework (NVEQF) to be implemented in polytechnics, Engineering Colleges and other colleges in the University systems from 2012-13. The programmes are sector specific and the sectors like IT, Media, Entertainment, Telecommunications, Mobile Communications, Automobile, ..
All educational institutes under the central government and those that get grants or approvals from central education regulators will be directed by the government to publish a balance sheet every year, starting 2013, to bring in more transparency to the sector. The educational institutes will follow a uniform accounting norm and disclose income and expenditure ..