Distance Learning Courses
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has delivered a rundown of 11 colleges, notwithstanding the rundown delivered in March this year, who will offer perceived open and distance learning (ODL) programs, from the scholastic year starting in July 202, up to 2025-26. The rundown has been arranged after gatherings of the Standing Appellate Committee (SAC) of the commission, held in June and July.
Eleven colleges have as of late got UGC acknowledgment for giving ODL programs up to 2025-26. These incorporate one each from Gujarat, Karnataka, Pondicherry and Rajasthan, two each from Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, and three from West Bengal.
The commission, in its July 1 gathering, additionally concluded that the July 2021 scholastic meeting for the Open and Distance mode projects will currently start in November, 2021 and the last date for affirmation will be December 15.
Alongside the rundown of perceived colleges, the UGC has additionally delivered a rundown of perceived projects, and said they ought not begin any ODL programs which isn't perceived and concede understudies to such projects fully expecting acknowledgment.
Last month, the UGC had permitted four additional colleges to bringing to the table undeniable online degree programs. The four new colleges are: Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Tamil Nadu, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute, West Bengal and Bharathiyar University, Tamil Nadu.
Prior, UGC had endorsed and delivered a rundown of 38 colleges that will offer online degree courses.