NEET 2017: MCC publishes deemed/ central universities second round results at mcc.nic.in

  The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has published the second allotment result for the Deemed/Central Universities on August 11 at mcc.nic.in. MCC has already announced the second allotment list based on NEET rank for All India Quota seats this week. National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 results was released in June […]

Accreditation to universities could soon be given by private players

Private sector players may soon get powers to grant accreditation to universities, colleges and other institutions of higher learning in the country. At present, this function is vested solely with the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous institution under the UGC’s jurisdiction. Official sources said this step could […]

Govt may allow foreign universities to set up campuses in SEZs

Opening the door to foreign universities will address the shortage of quality higher-education institutions, help draw students from other Asian nations, and reduce need for local students to study abroad. Photo: Bloomberg New Delhi: The commerce and human resource development (HRD) ministries are in talks to allow foreign universities to […]