The UP govt Tuesday extended the closure of all educational institutions, cinemas, mulitplexes and tourists places in the state till 2 April as a social distancing measure.
Motihari central university V-C Sanjeev Sharma taught at UP’s Chaudhary Charan Singh University, and is accused of fudging documents and of sexual harassment.
With 74 COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country, five higher education institutions — JNU, DU, IIT, JMI and IP University — suspended classes till 31 March.
The panel’s assessment is backed by HRD ministry data, which states over 50% of govt funds for higher education went to 3% of students between 2016 & 2018.
New guidelines will help Sanskrit universities and colleges get NAAC accreditation, which will help them be included in national and international rankings.
Govt first introduced a supernumerary quota for women in IITs in 2018 with an aim to address their low participation in technical education.
Dheeraj Sharma’s appointment as IIM-Rohtak director has been challenged in Punjab & Haryana High Court.
According to HRD ministry data, nearly 10,000 students have committed suicide between 2016 and 2018 every year, with the highest number registered in Maharashtra.
This is the first time an Indian institute, much less two, has made it to the top 50 bracket in the QS World Ranking.
Delhi University, classified as an Institute of Eminence in 2019, has submitted a detailed outline of its upgrade plan to the HRD ministry.