GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Human Resource Development
DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 245
TO BE ANSWERED ON 20.11.2009
Performance of Deemed Universities.
SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR
Will the Minister of HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT be pleased to state:-
(a) whether a Government Committee has found out that most of the deemed universities in the country are not performing according to the standards expected;
(b) if so, the names of such universities identified and the nature of activities in which they have been found lacking; and
(c) the steps taken/proposed to be taken to improve their functioning?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
(SMT. D. PURANDESWARI)
(a) to (c): The Review Committee constituted by the Central Government to review the functioning of the Institutions declared as ‘Deemed to be Universities’ has submitted its report, which is under active consideration in the Ministry.