ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The Pitfalls of Privatisation of Higher Education

Critics of Karnataka's private universities bills, that were passed recently by the legislature, have focused on the basis on which they have been passed as well as the lack of regulatory frameworks for the functioning of the universities. Besides these very valid concerns, we need to refl ect on what else is implied in the increasing privatisation of higher education and why is it important to discuss it in a broader context.

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