Bizarre order: 60% M Com seats at KU for honours graduates

Bizarre order: 60% M Com seats at KU for honours graduates

SRINAGAR: In a violation of statutory norms, a new notification from Kashmir University has said that 97 percent of post-graduate seats in commerce (MCom) would be reserved, 60 percent of them for students having a BCom Honours degree, and the rest 37 percent for other categories. This leaves just 3 percent seats for commerce graduates […]

KU delays doctoral programme for no reason

KU delays doctoral programme for no reason

SRINAGAR: The sluggish approach of the Kashmir University towards research pursuits can be gauged by inordinate delay in issuing notifications. The candidates who have been shortlisted for pursuing doctoral research in pharmaceutical sciences are waiting for the release of notification of registration for more than a year’s time. The students applied for pursuing PhD in […]

Syed Mubarik assumes charge as president KUOA

Syed Mubarik assumes charge as president KUOA

Srinagar: Members of the new body of Kashmir University Officers Association (KUOA) were administered oath of office at a function in the administrative block of the varsity on Wednesday. Deputy Registrar Syed Mubarik Ahmad assumed office as the president while four more office bearers and three executive members also took oath. Dr Manzoor Ahmad Shah, […]

Nitasha Kaul discusses ‘Life Writing’ at KU

Nitasha Kaul discusses ‘Life Writing’ at KU

SRINAGAR: Noted writer Dr Nitasha Kaul had an interactive talk session at the university of Kashmir with teachers and students at an event jointly organised by the varsity KCSDS. The talk was on the theme Life Writing. Dr Kaul said described life writing as recording of memories, whether one’s own or another’s, and that this […]

KU organizes annual inter dept race

KU organizes annual inter dept race

Srinagar: Kashmir University’s Directorate of Physical Education and Sports on Tuesday kick started its sports activities with Annual Inter Department road race men from Nishat garden to Rumi Gate. A large number of students studying in various KU departments took part in the race. The race was flagged off by Director Physical Education and Sports, […]

3-day seminar on Historiographic Metafiction begins at KU

3-day seminar on Historiographic Metafiction begins at KU

SRINAGAR: Vice-Chancellor of University of Kashmir, Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi, on Thursday inaugurated a three-day workshop “Historiographic Metafiction: Problematizing History and Defining Fiction.” Organized by the Department of English, the national-level seminar attempts to promote a meaningful discussion on the significance and ethics of Historiographic Metafiction and help understand the assumptions and presuppositions underlying the […]

KUSU calls for protests on Monday

KUSU calls for protests on Monday

Srinagar: Kashmir University Students Union (KUSU) termed the assault on students as “another eye-opener about the nature of the state apparatus”. “KUSU calls for a protest on Monday against the brutality perpetrated by Indian forces on students. The peaceful protest should be held in all the educational institutions, including colleges, other university campuses, including in […]

At IGNOU convocation, VC praises informal education

At IGNOU convocation, VC praises informal education

Insha Latief SRINAGAR: The informal mode of education has gained more currency in comparison to the formal education provided to students in educational institutions. Vice chancellor Kashmir University Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi stated this while delivering a lecture at the Institute of Advanced Studies in Education. He said the technology has made the distance or […]

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