What is CBCS or Choice Based Credit System? How Does It Work?

It was amidst a lot of apprehensions that the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) was introduced by the University of Delhi in 2016. A Brief Background of its Implementation: The Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) was introduced in the University of Delhi (DU) in the year 2016. As the University Grants Commission (UGC) moved away […]

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Delhi University’s SOL classes begin after 3-month delay

The semesters for all the regular courses were over and examinations were underway in colleges across the DU, the SOL students were still waiting for their classes to begin Amid much chaos and confusion, the classes of Delhi University’s School of Open Learning (SOL) kicked off on Sunday after a delay of more than three […]

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DU teachers can now be promoted to professors

With Delhi University ratifying the University Grants Commission’s regulations for promotions, assistant professors can now become professors in colleges. This would, a committee formed by the university to assess the regulation stated, improve research activity in colleges. The DU administration had constituted the committee to look into the operational aspects of the UGC Regulation on […]

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Delhi University students protest again over curfew hours

On Monday the protest had started on from the Art faculty and resulted in clashes between police and students after traffic movement was blocked. To exert pressure on the Delhi University to meet their demands on women-related issues, particularly ‘curfew’ timings, student collective Pinjra Tod regrouped on Wednesday afternoon to stage a protest for the second […]

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Delhi University’s transgender Centre fails to attract aspirants

Sitting in a 10 feet by 10 feet room, professor Rajesh from the Department of Adult, Continuing Education and Extension waits for visitors every day. A poster at its entrance reads, ‘Transgender Resource Centre’. But not a single student from the community turns up. It has been over six months since the centre was established […]

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BTS Makes History as First K-Pop Group to Address the UN With ‘Love Myself’ Campaign

BTS have become the first K-pop band in history to address the United Nations. On Monday (September 24), the band’s leader Kim Nam-Joon, better known as RM, delivered a speech during the launch ceremony of UNICEF’s global partnership Generation Unlimited at the 73rd session of UN general assembly in New York Last November, BTS launched the ‘Love Myself’ campaign […]

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Universities and colleges in Delhi are gearing up to celebrate “surgical strike” day on September 29

The University Grants Commission (UGC) comes up with various rules and policies pertaining to what Indian universities do. Sometimes, they are good and help the students, while sometimes they are just a little strange. On Thursday, the UGC wrote to the Vice-Chancellors of all Indian universities and higher education institutes that the 29th of September […]

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Short on time , campaigning goes online

Candidates are making extensive use of social media With less than a week before Delhi University (DU) goes to the polls, student organisation and their candidates are leaving no stone unturned to woo voters. From speeches and road shows to nukkad nataks , the streets of DU are bustling with campaigning activities. DelhiDelhi University Students’ […]

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