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HRD ministry calls UGC meet over appointment of secretary ‘in haste’

Akshaya Mukul, TNN | Mar 9, 2014

NEW DELHI: The HRD ministry has reacted to the ‘illegal’ appointment of secretary by the University Grants Commission and asked it to seek endorsement of the full commission. 411 more words


Row over UGC secretary’s appointment on eve of poll schedule announcement

Akshaya Mukul,TNN | Mar 5, 2014,

NEW DELHI: Appointment of Jaspal Singh Sandhu, professor of sports medicine in Guru Nanak Dev University, as the secretary of University Grants Commission less than 24 hours before announcement of the Lok Sabha election schedule has created a furore. 288 more words


One in three proposals graded by NAAC; can accreditation usher in quality in higher education

Charumathi Sankaran, Hindustan Times  Mumbai, March 01, 2014

The country’s higher education sector recently crossed an important milestone when the number of colleges which applied for the National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) grading tripling from an annual average of 800 to 3000 in 2013. 899 more words