Varsity permits Fergusson College's autonomy plan

Published: 06 December, 2013 04:28 IST | Niranjan Medhekar |

In a major decision, the academic council of University of Pune (UoP) has cleared the way of Fergusson College (FC) getting an autonomous status

“The academic council has unanimously given approval to FC’s autonomy. Now, the proposal will move to University Grants Commission (UGC). After a visit by UGC’s committee in the next six months, the college will become autonomous,” said Dr WN Gade, vice-chancellor of UoP.

File pic

The V-C explained that till now UoP has received application of autonomy only from FC.

In other decisions, the academic council has given consent to preparation of study material for external students, as announced by Gade last month. 

Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from

loading image
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK