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Delhi University(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Will release grant-in-aid to two DU colleges for paying salaries: AAP govt to HC

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
PUBLISHED ON DEC 01, 2020 08:15 PM IST
The grant-in-aid would be released in two days to Maharshi Valmiki College of Education and Keshav Mahavidyalaya in accordance with the high court’s directions of November 4 in a similar matter, the Delhi government told Justice Jyoti Singh.
Delhi University(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
Delhi University(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Fee support, data cards and laptops: DU colleges step up efforts to help students following LSR suicide case

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 01:00 PM IST
The colleges have stepped up efforts after an LSR student died by suicide allegedly over financial constraints in continuing with her studies.
Delhi University(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
Delhi University(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Delhi govt sanctions over Rs 19 crore for salaries of employees of four DU colleges

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON NOV 10, 2020 01:06 PM IST
The funds were sanctioned to Aditi Mahavidyalaya, Bhagini Nivedita College, Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies and Dr BR Ambedkar College.
The Delhi High Court on Friday stayed the decision of the AAP government asking 12 Delhi University colleges, fully funded by it, to pay outstanding salaries to staffers from the Students Society Fund.(Mint/file)
The Delhi High Court on Friday stayed the decision of the AAP government asking 12 Delhi University colleges, fully funded by it, to pay outstanding salaries to staffers from the Students Society Fund.(Mint/file)

HC stays Delhi govt decision asking 12 DU colleges to pay staff salaries from students fund

New Delhi | By PTI | Posted by Nilesh Mathur
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2020 08:13 PM IST
Justice Navin Chawla passed the order on a plea by Delhi University Students Union (DUSU), which said the students fund cannot be used for any other activity other than for students welfare.
Representational image. (HT file)
Representational image. (HT file)

Use student funds to pay salaries, Delhi govt tells 12 DU colleges; teachers decry move

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2020 09:35 AM IST
The 12 colleges include Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College, Keshav Mahavidyalaya, Shaheed Rajguru College for Applied Sciences for Women, Maharaja Agrasen College and Acharya Narendra Dev College, among others.
NIRF Rankings 2020: Miranda House bags the first rank for the fourth consecutive year.
NIRF Rankings 2020: Miranda House bags the first rank for the fourth consecutive year.

NIRF Rankings 2020: 5 DU colleges among top 10, Miranda House retains top position

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2020 07:21 PM IST
NIRF Rankings 2020: DU, which was ranked 13th last year, moved up to the 11th position this year in the university rankings. In 2018, it was ranked seventh.
(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

With 3rd cut-off list in, students rush to off-campus DU colleges

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2019 07:38 AM IST
Till Tuesday evening, 46,213 students had taken admission for Delhi University’s 62,000 undergraduate seats, leaving only 25% seats vacant.
Students fill their admission forms for the new academic session as Delhi University released its second cut off list, at Kamla Nehru College, in New Delhi, India, on Thursday(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Students fill their admission forms for the new academic session as Delhi University released its second cut off list, at Kamla Nehru College, in New Delhi, India, on Thursday(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

On Day 1 of second list admissions, DU’s off campus colleges see heavier footfall

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Fareeha Iftikhar and Kainat Sarfaraz, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2019 10:02 AM IST
In Sri Venkateswara College, one of the most popular colleges in south campus, around 170 students took admissions Thursday taking the total number of admissions to 439.
Students fill their admission forms for the new academic session as Delhi University released its second cut off list, at Miranda House, in New Delhi, India, on Thursday(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Students fill their admission forms for the new academic session as Delhi University released its second cut off list, at Miranda House, in New Delhi, India, on Thursday(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

BA English Hons still available in 39 DU colleges

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Fareeha Iftikhar & Kainat Sarfaraz, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2019 07:36 AM IST
BA (Hons) in English, which has received highest number of applications across courses this year, is still up for grabs in 39 DU colleges, including Lady Shri Ram College (97.50%), Ramjas College (96.50%) and Lakshmibai College (94.50%). The course is being offered in 46 colleges across the university.
(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

DU colleges not accepting certificates due to ‘discrepancies’ in names: Maharashtra students

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 30, 2019 11:35 AM IST
According to a varsity official, in caste certificates issued in Maharashtra the prefix ‘Kumari’ is added to the names of girls. The father’s name is also added to their names.
Indira Gandhi Institute of Physical Education and Social Sciences(Facebook)
Indira Gandhi Institute of Physical Education and Social Sciences(Facebook)

Want to focus on physical education? Try this DU college

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kainat Sarfaraz
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2019 09:43 AM IST
IGIPESS is the only college under DU to offer undergraduate courses in physical education. Applicants need to have an aggregate of 45% or more marks in the qualifying examination and admission will be made on the basis of scores in the entrance test, physical fitness and sports. Last year, officials said, around 4,000 students applied for the 109 undergraduate seats.
The Gargi College(Hindustan Times File)
The Gargi College(Hindustan Times File)

Most DU colleges hike UG course fee. Check details here

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Fareeha Iftikhar
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2019 05:54 PM IST
While the fee structure of most of the courses in Gargi College has been revised by 2500 to 3000, the fee for BA (Hons) Business Economics has gone up by as much as 14,000. The fee for the course was 26,875 last year. Now it is 41,220.
The notice comes two days ahead of a planned protest by the Delhi University Teachers’ Association outside the Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s house.(Amal KS/HT File Photo)
The notice comes two days ahead of a planned protest by the Delhi University Teachers’ Association outside the Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s house.(Amal KS/HT File Photo)

Government gives 3-month grant to 28 DU colleges

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2019 12:08 PM IST
DU has repeatedly made attempts to stall the functioning of the 28 Delhi government funded colleges, in the last tenure, multiple delays were caused to the formation of governing bodies of these 28 colleges.
Some colleges have already conducted staff council meetings to discuss the fee hike issue, many have constituted committees to look into the revision.(saumya khandelwal/ht archive)
Some colleges have already conducted staff council meetings to discuss the fee hike issue, many have constituted committees to look into the revision.(saumya khandelwal/ht archive)

DU colleges set to hike fee this year

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Fareeha Iftikhar
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2019 07:09 AM IST
For instance, Ramjas College decided to revise its fee in its staff council meeting held in April. According to the minutes of the meeting, the fee has been revised under several heads.
The Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies is among the 12 DU colleges that are fully-funded by the Delhi government. The government has withheld release of funds over non-formation of governing bodies.(HT File)
The Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies is among the 12 DU colleges that are fully-funded by the Delhi government. The government has withheld release of funds over non-formation of governing bodies.(HT File)

12 DU colleges’ staff may not get salaries from June as AAP government withholds funds

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2019 09:57 AM IST
These 12 DU colleges, fully funded by the Delhi government, are facing a severe financial crunch and finding it difficult to pay salaries and develop infrastructure.
The Delhi University (DU) has decided to implement uniform relaxation criterion — one per cent relief in the cut-off — for female candidates seeking admissions in 26 co-ed colleges for undergraduate courses from this academic session onwards.(Arun Sharma / HT file photo)
The Delhi University (DU) has decided to implement uniform relaxation criterion — one per cent relief in the cut-off — for female candidates seeking admissions in 26 co-ed colleges for undergraduate courses from this academic session onwards.(Arun Sharma / HT file photo)

1% cut-off relief for girls in 26 DU colleges

New Delhi | By Fareeha Iftikhar
PUBLISHED ON MAY 26, 2019 01:56 AM IST
Presently, the colleges offer 1% to 4 % relaxation to women candidates in the cut-off.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday put on hold the National Green Tribunal’s order imposing a penalty of Rs 5lakh each on educational institutions, including colleges under the Delhi University.(Amal KS/HT File PHOTO)
The Supreme Court on Tuesday put on hold the National Green Tribunal’s order imposing a penalty of Rs 5lakh each on educational institutions, including colleges under the Delhi University.(Amal KS/HT File PHOTO)

Supreme Court stays NGT order fining DU colleges for not harvesting rainwater

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2019 05:54 AM IST
The NGT had directed Directorate of Education of the Delhi government to impose environmental compensation of Rs 5 lakh each on 153 schools. The DU Registrar was ordered to recover the compensation of Rs 5 lakh each from six colleges that failed to install rainwater harvesting systems
The Bharti college on Tuesday sent the recommendation to DU vice chancellor Yogesh Tyagl’s office for approval of retiring a teacher for sexually harassing a girl(HT File)
The Bharti college on Tuesday sent the recommendation to DU vice chancellor Yogesh Tyagl’s office for approval of retiring a teacher for sexually harassing a girl(HT File)

DU college approves retirement of teacher

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON OCT 31, 2018 01:55 PM IST
A student of Bharti College had written to vice-chancellor Yogesh Tyagi on February 6 to take action against a faculty member for allegedly harassing her over a period of time

World Emoji Day: DU College stereotypes explained via emojis

Hindustan Times | By Aashi Sabharwal and Aditya Dogra
PUBLISHED ON JUL 21, 2018 12:05 PM IST
On World Emoji Day today, we tell you the most popular Delhi University college stereotypes via emojis (because, why not!)
Participants perform yoga on International Yoga Day 2017 in Lucknow.(HT Photo)
Participants perform yoga on International Yoga Day 2017 in Lucknow.(HT Photo)

Ministry says yoga is not sport, but DU colleges still reserve seats

By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2018 04:26 PM IST
Despite the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports clarifying that yoga was not a sport, 11 Delhi University colleges have this year reserved seats for the discipline under their sports quota.
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