Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Raghavendra P Tiwari
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2020 12:46 PM IST
The GEC is the most crucial vertical for the success of NEP, 2020, as it will be responsible for framing graduate attributes – qualities, skills and understandings that students should develop while pursuing degrees
By Amandeep Shukla
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2020 12:53 AM IST
Indian universities’ quality will be improved so that they attract foreign students. Indian universities that are in the Top 100 will be allowed to set up campuses abroad, Amit Khare said.
New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 12:16 AM IST
The HRD ministry’s five-year Education Quality Upgradation and Inclusion Programme (EQUIP), which was released in June, called for the need to set up a Higher Education Commission of India (HECI).
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla
PUBLISHED ON JUN 16, 2019 08:55 AM IST
The official said the ministry may try to finish the process of going through the suggestions by the end of July and take the draft NEP to the cabinet thereafter.
By C Raj Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2018 11:10 AM IST
One of the less discussed aspects of reforms in the regulation of higher education relates to the under representation of the states in higher education policy making. The principles of federalism demands that states need to be involved in all aspects of policy making, regulation and governance of higher education institutions.
PTI, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2018 05:00 PM IST
The Government on Monday asserted that the proposed Higher Education Commission would be an “independent” body and that rights of states would not be impunged, amid concerns expressed by members over replacing the UGC.
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 10:25 AM IST
The HRD Ministry had last week announced its decision to replace the UGC with the Higher Education Commission for India by repealing the UGC Act, 1951.
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2018 10:40 AM IST
The Delhi University Teachers’ Association (DUTA) said it is not clear why this overhaul is necessary and how scrapping UGC and setting up a Higher Education Commission will address the needs of higher education in a better way.
HRD ministry to scrap UGC, replace it with new Higher Education Commission to improve academic standards
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neelam Pandey
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2018 09:06 AM IST
The Higher Education Commission of India that will replace UGC can act against fake institutions but can’t make grants, according to a draft Act prepared by the HRD ministry