To get ‘deemed-to-be university’ status, a University needs to be 20 Years old – UGC – To improve the learning and employability of students, UGC is set to specify some new eligibility rules for ‘deemed-to-be university’ status. To ensure the quality education in India, the UGC introduced new regulations in the eligibility criteria of ‘Deemed to be university’. First of all, the age of the university/institute should be at least 20 years. Apart from this, the university should have 3.26 CGPA authorized by NBA (National Board of Accreditation).
The new circular issued by UGC sets various criteria for the deemed university status making it a great move and they are:-
Moreover, a selection committee is mandatory for the institute which will ensure all the guidelines are being followed by the institute.