To review University Grants Commission (UGC) fellowships which committee has been appointed by the Union Government, recently?
To review University Grants Commission (UGC) fellowships, the Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has set up a 5-member committee headed by ex-director of IIT- Guwahati, Mr. Gautam Barua. The fellowships include National Eligibility Test (NET) based junior research fellowship and the non-NET ones. The committee’s members include Central University of Gujarat vice-chancellor Syed Bari, Central University of Himachal Pradesh vice-chancellor Kuldeep Agnihotri and Karnataka State Women’s University vice-chancellor Meena Rajiv Chandawarkar. The committee has to submit its report by December 2015.