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Debating DU

As a teacher at the University of Delhi who is required to put together readings for a course to be offered to MPhil students next semester, I trawl through the search engines and online journals that....

There is a growing consensus that India’s higher education sector is in dire need of reform. As many big reforms in India have sunk around their implementation, what matters, is a clear articulation....

Delhi University has been in the news for introducing the proposed Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP). Many have accused the administration of being autocratic and rushing through with a scheme....

Delhi University (DU) is seeking to create a core curriculum of eleven “Foundation” courses as part of a new Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP) that repeatedly refers to the idea of a liberal....

Seventy years ago, the Vice-Chancellor of Delhi University and former Chief of the Federal Court, Maurice Gwyer, pushed through a set of reforms that were later emulated by higher educational....

The current attempt by the vice chancellor and the administration of Delhi University to push through the Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP) has been remarkable for two reasons. The first is its....

Typically students under the 10+2+3 system of education in the country enter the university at the age of seventeen or eighteen. Time spent in the university helps students transition to adulthood....