Tag: UGC

UGC issues new guidelines for distance learning

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has rolled out new guidelines that will benefit students enrolling for distance learning programmes. Not only will the universities...

Leadership development programme launched for administrative functionaries of universities

The ‘Higher Education Leadership Development Programme for Administrators’ was launched as a result of a collaboration between the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the...

UGC grants autonomy to 60 higher-educational institutions

These include 52 universities and eight colleges.

UGC to select 20 ‘Institutes of Eminence’ in the country

These IoE will not only receive financial assistance but will also be allowed to alter their curricula and syllabi to match international standards of higher education.

UGC sets up National Digital Library of India for students

This knowledge base will be available to students across the country for free.

TISS to close down three centres

The institute may shut down the three academic centres, which UGC had sanctioned as PLAN projects and promised funds for.

Now get a UGC approved foreign degree in India

Ministry of HRD has allowed collaboration between A-grade Indian institutes and foreign educational institutes for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Teachers will now be appraised by students

UGC has altered the API to make teaching/learning the primary measure of performance

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

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Accelya appoints Funda Saltuk Stoica as CHRO

The UK-based travel technology app - Accelya has appointed Funda Saltuk Stoica as CHRO. She has more than 30 years of experience in the...

USEReady to hire around 200 data analytics & engineers for new data centre in...

Founded in 2011 by two Indians Uday Hegde and Lalit Bakshi, strategic data and Analytics partner USEReady, which had its offices in Bengaluru and...

Rolls-Royce workers reject £2,000 cash bonus

Thousands of Rolls-Royce employees have rejected the auto giant’s offer of £2000 cash benefit, citing that the money is far too less to enable...

Fynd to hire 2,000 more in 2023

Having opened a new office in Bengaluru, Fynd, the omnichannel platform is gearing to hire at least 2,000 more engineers by the end of...

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