OP Jindal University Conferred the Institution of Eminence Tag

Samiksha Rautela
Samiksha RautelaPublished On: October 30, 2020

OP Jindal University has been Conferred the Institution of Eminence Tag by the Union Ministry of Education. The varsity was selected by UGC alongside other 13 higher education institutions.

OP Jindal University Conferred the Institution of Eminence Tag

The OP Jindal University has signed an MoU with the Union Ministry of Education on 29th October 2020. The varsity has been conferred the status of an institution of eminence. Last year, the UGC has selected The OP Jindal University along with 13 other prestigious higher education institutions for the IoE or Institutions of Eminence status. For the official announcement and confirmation, the varsity is yet to fulfil certain procedural and legislative requirements.

The Vice-Chancellor of the OP Jindal University, C Raj Kumar, made a statement and said that the university has entered into India’s own ‘Ivy League’ by getting the Institution of Eminence tag. The founding chancellor of the university, Naveen Jindal was delighted and considered it as an incredible recognition for JGU. He further called it a great tribute to all the excellent achievements of the university.

Also Read: List of Fake Universities in India by UGC (New List)

A review meeting was conducted under the chairmanship of education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ following which the OP Jindal University was awarded the official letter from the ministry. 

C. Raj Kumar said that on the establishment of the OP Jindal University, the goal was pretty simple. The objective was to build a world-class university in India. He mentioned that the university has received this recognition in little over a decade and also praised the extraordinary contributions made by the faculty members, students and staff of JGU.

Also Read: UGC Revises Guidelines for Academic Calendar 2020-2021

The Institution of Eminence status provided by the Union Ministry of Education will grant full autonomy and unshackle all the regulatory controls. The IoE policy was launched to empower higher educational institutions and universities. It was brought into the picture to implement the commitment of the union government and help the educational institutes to become world-class research/ teaching institutions.

Get Help From Our Expert Counsellors

/news/op-jindal-university-institution-of-eminence-tag-20825/

Be the First to Know

Get Access to Latest Updates

Related Questions

I have completed my MBA and In my graduation (BA - Major in English). Please suggest, do I need to select the management paper for NET exam or I could have Option to choose another subject as well,Like as History.

-NISHITUpdated on November 09, 2020 01:09 AM
  • 1 Answer
Abhinav Chamoli, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

You can select any subject of your choice in UGC NET 2020 and there is no such limitation restricting you to choosing subjects related to your academics. However, it is recommended that you choose a subject related to your post-graduation or graduation as it helps a lot in the exam.

Check the eligibility criteria and syllabus of UGC NET for more details. Please feel free to write back if you have any queries.

Thank you.

READ MORE...

Where can I find the detailed syllabus and exam pattern for UGC NET Mathematics exam 2020?

-SssUpdated on September 07, 2020 02:01 PM
  • 1 Answer
Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

Dear student, as per the latest information available on the official website of the University Grants Commission (UGC), there are no details regarding the conduct of the UGC NET mathematics exam. There is no syllabus and exam pattern for the UGC NET mathematics exam available on the official website. However, you can apply for CSIR UGC NET 2020 exam in which there is a subject called - Mathematical Sciences. The CSIR UGC NET 2020 mathematical sciences exam is expected to be conducted in the second week of November and you can find out all the details regarding the same from the ...

READ MORE...

Do you have a question? Ask us.

  • Typical response between 24-48 hours

  • Get personalized response

  • Free of Cost

  • Access to community

Admission Updates for 2021

Admission Updates for 2021

Subscribe to CollegeDekho News

By proceeding ahead you expressly agree to the CollegeDekho terms of use and privacy policy
Apply Now

Join us and get exclusive education updates & notifications.