A path breaking legislation

HECI Bill can uplift Indian higher education, but requires some correctives before enactment By Arvind Panagariya…

UGC Act

The stage is set for a long overdue overhaul of higher education in India The Prime Minister’s vision to create 20…

University Autonomy

Who’s afraid of university autonomy? Scholars have nothing to lose but their chains By B Venkatesh Kumar, Alan Ruby…

Top 20 Knowledge Countdown also testing

 A GoI panel is in its final stages to select 20 national higher education institutions that can compete with the best…

Liberating India’s best colleges

HRD minister Javadekar has just announced the most far reaching reforms in higher education By Arvind Panagariya and B…

A game-changer for higher education

The renewed focus on RUSA is welcome, but its litmus test will be in how impartially it is administered The Union…

Modi’s announcement

Why Modi’s announcement of a competition to identify 20 top Indian universities will actually improve higher……

Excel, Don’t Spreadsheet

Excel , Don’t Spreadsheet As in school education, India has broadly won the battle of numbers in higher…