ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The 'Semesterisation' Impasse at Delhi University

The arbitrary and authoritarian imposition of the semester system in the undergraduate courses of Delhi University is nothing but the current manifestation of a market-driven "vision" for Indian higher education. It is part of a move to standardise university education in ways which will make it more elitist and less open to critical thought. The present struggle against "semesterisation" is part of the larger struggle against the surrender of our universities to the logic of the market.

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