UGC gives relaxation to PhD holders registered before 2009
With the new release of notification for PHD students, it has emerged as a sign of relief for them. UGC has granted specified relaxation to the PhD holders registered before 2009 and has provided them with some flexible opportunities and hurdle-free environment for teaching job applications.
UGC directed thus notification under the supervision of HRD Ministry, thus providing relaxation and coming to an aid for thousands of PhD holders duly screened by the new UGC standard in the year 2009.
In 2009, UGC certainly announced NET and PhD as a least suitability criterion for applying for the job of Assistant Professor in colleges and universities. So, as of now, these regulations has been laid down with several set of processes, like course work, peripheral valuation and entrance test for gaining a PhD degree.
One of the members were quoted saying, “A public notice would soon be issued about the UGC decision." There was a meeting held in order to evaluate the happenings, and along with that, the members also came out with a step of derecognizing a Sikkim-based private university for false accusations and fraudulent actions.