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VC Search Panel: UoM proposes Chandrashekar’s name
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VC Search Panel: UoM proposes Chandrashekar’s name

Mysuru: The Syndicate of the University of Mysore (UoM) has recommended Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad, Director, Chandrashekar as its representative for the Search Committee to appoint the Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the Varsity. The VC?position is lying vacant since Prof. K.S.?Rangappa retired on Jan. 10, 2017. The UoM has sent a communication in this…

Search for new VC for Mysore University: Tug-of-war between Govt. and Governor’s Office intensifies
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Search for new VC for Mysore University: Tug-of-war between Govt. and Governor’s Office intensifies

Mysuru: The tug-of-war between the State Government and the Office of the Governor over constitution of Search Panel to select a regular Vice-Chancellor to University of Mysore (UoM) has intensified. The controversy began after the Governor-Chancellor rejected the names recommended by the Search Panel headed by Prof. H.P. Khincha. The panel was asked by the…

Visually Challenged appointed UoM PG Department Chairman
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Visually Challenged appointed UoM PG Department Chairman

Mysuru: In a bold move, the University of Mysore (UoM) has appointed a visually challenged person as the Chairman of a Post Graduate Department in Manasagangothri. This is the first time in the 102-year history of the University that a person who is visually challenged has been appointed. Assistant Professor Krishna R. Hombal is the…

University sweepers’ stir enters fourth day
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University sweepers’ stir enters fourth day

Mysuru: The indefinite stir launched by sweepers and other civic workers of University of Mysore (UoM) near Kuvempu statue in Manasagangotri campus, urging for fulfilment of their various demands, entered the fourth day today. The protestors, claiming that they are working in the University campus for over 14 years, demanded regularisation of services, minimum wages…

Reflections…: On Mysore University
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Reflections…: On Mysore University

There was an Editor’s Note to the letter titled “Buildings in Manasagangothri: A correction” in SOM dated Aug. 6, 2018. The note stated: “In spite of the University of Mysore (UoM) celebrating its centenary, it took nearly one hundred years for a comprehensive book on the history of the University to come out. The book…

University of Mysore granted Grade-2 Autonomy Status
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University of Mysore granted Grade-2 Autonomy Status

Misses Grade-1 status by just 0.3 score; UoM can now start new courses Mysuru: The University of Mysore (UoM) has been listed to get full autonomy by the University Grants Commission (UGC) in the category where institutions were selected based on the scores awarded by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with CGPA (Cumulative Grade…

UoM research team had cautioned about landslides in Kodagu
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UoM research team had cautioned about landslides in Kodagu

Mysuru:  A research work carried out by the University of Mysore (UoM) as part of a Ph.D. programme two years ago had cautioned the authorities about the tragedy waiting to happen in the form of massive landslides and flooding in Kodagu district. The research study that was conducted between 2013 and 2016 had highlighted how…

Complaint registered against Varsity student
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Complaint registered against Varsity student

Mysuru: University of Mysore (UoM) student Welfare Officer K.B. Praveen has filed a Police complaint against research student Mahesh Sosale for allegedly threatening him in convection with an administrative issue. Praveen his complaint lodged with Jayalakshmipuram Police  on Aug.16, has accused Mahesh Sosale of verbally abusing him and threatening him when he (Sosale) entered his…

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