October 4, 2022

By Specific Information Service

BENGALURU: The College Grants Fee (UGC) has granted permission for Bangalore College (BU) to supply distance training programs for the present educational 12 months. Following a current assembly between BU and UGC, the latter accredited the programs for 2018-19 educational 12 months and for the subsequent 5 years.

The college, nevertheless, is ready for an official communication to difficulty admission notification.
“We have now submitted the mandatory paperwork and compliance studies to UGC. I actually gave a presentation earlier than UGC authorities they usually have given an oral approval. We’re ready for an official communication,”  B C Mylarappa, director (in-charge), distance training division, BU, mentioned.

In the meantime, the college has determined to supply MBA and B.Ed programmes by distance mode this 12 months for which it has to get permission from the UGC once more. The tutorial council assembly held on Wednesday handed a decision on this regard. “Thus far B.Ed and MBA programs weren’t a part of our distance training. We’ll submit a request to UGC searching for permission to supply the identical from the present educational 12 months itself,” Mylarappa added. Together with this, BU will even supply postgraduate course in journalism, dance and drama.

In the meantime, college sources mentioned officers who went to fulfill UGC authorities needed to “wrestle” to fulfill the UGC chairman. The interface assembly of BU with UGC was fastened for September 18 in New Delhi. The crew lead by Chancellor of Karnataka Central College N R Shetty additionally comprised BU V-C Ok R Venugopal, Registrar BK Ravi and Mylarappa.  After they expressed their curiosity in assembly UGC Chairman D P Singh, they weren’t allowed.

Following this, they acquired in contact with some senior RSS leaders and managed to fulfill the chairman. Sources added that, earlier than giving the approval, UGC has acquired an enterprise from BU placing sure restrictions. BU officers, nevertheless, denied this.

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