UGC allows online degrees
University Grants Commission approved the UGC (Online Courses) Regulations, 2018.
This enables higher education institutions to offer certificate, diploma and degree programmes in full-fledged online mode.
A minimum National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) score of 3.26 on the 4-point scale is required.
Did you Know
UGC is a statutory body set up by the Indian Union government in accordance with the UGC Act 1956 under Ministry of Human Resource Development.
It provides recognition to universities in India and disburses funds to such recognised universities and colleges.
Its main headquarter is in New Delhi.
Chairman- D.P. Singh