Tag: University Grants Commission

Uncertainty looms large over K-SET
News

Uncertainty looms large over K-SET

November 16, 2019

No notification issued so far, thanks to political upheaval; Test most probably in 2020 Mysuru: It seems highly unlikely that Karnataka State Eligibility Test (K-SET) will be conducted this year as the accreditation period given to University of Mysore (UoM) by University Grants Commission (UGC) has lapsed in 2018 and has not yet been renewed….

UGC releases list of 23 fake Universities in country
News

UGC releases list of 23 fake Universities in country

July 28, 2019

New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has released a list of 23 “self-styled, unrecognised” Universities, eight of which are in Uttar Pradesh. The higher education regulator has warned students against taking admission in these institutions. “Students and public at large are hereby informed that at present 23 self-styled, unrecognised institutions are functioning in various…

MPs meet UGC Chairman
Photo News

MPs meet UGC Chairman

June 28, 2019

A delegation of MPs from Karnataka led by Union Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi and comprising Pratap Simha, Nalin Kumar Kateel, P.C. Gaddigoudar, Karadi Sanganna and Bhagwanth Khuba met UGC Chairman D.P. Singh (second from right) and other officials in Delhi on Wednesday and apprised them about the uncertain future of lakhs of…

Guv blames ex-VCs for KSOU derecognition
News

Guv blames ex-VCs for KSOU derecognition

December 1, 2018

Mysuru: It was a red-letter day for Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) today as after years of stalemate arising out of derecognition by University Grants Commission (UGC) in 2015, Karnataka Governor and Chancellor of State Universities Vajubhai R. Vala inaugurated the plush Convocation Hall at Muktagangothri, the KSOU campus in city at around 11.15 am….

UGC recognises KSOU’s pending 15 programmes
News

UGC recognises KSOU’s pending 15 programmes

October 4, 2018

Mysuru: Here is some good news for students of Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) as University Grants Commission (UGC) has awarded recognition for pending 15 programmes.    Speaking to reporters at his office in KSOU campus this morning, KSOU Vice-Chancellor Prof. D. Shivalingaiah, along with Registrar B. Ramesh and Dean of Faculty Jagadeesh, said that…

KSOU to file contempt case against UGC in High Court
News

KSOU to file contempt case against UGC in High Court

January 3, 2018

Mysuru: The Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) is likely to file Contempt of Court case against the University Grants Commission (UGC) for not obeying the direction over granting renewal of affiliation. On December 12, 2017, the High Court of Karnataka issued an order directing UGC to give recognition to KSOU for 2017-18 academic year within…

HC directs UGC to respond to KSOU petition by Oct. 31
News

HC directs UGC to respond to KSOU petition by Oct. 31

October 18, 2017

Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court yesterday directed the University Grants Commission (UGC) to respond to the petition filed by Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) by Oct. 31. The petition had stated that it (KSOU) had sought direction from the UGC to grant recognition for the University to offer courses under distant education scheme by direct…

1 2
ABOUT

Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 41 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.

CONTACT

Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]