29 November, 2019
Syllabus subtopic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger.
News: The University Grants Commission (UGC) is set to regulate the fee charged by private deemed universities for professional programmes.
Prelims and Mains focus: About the move by UGC, about UGC and its criticisms.
How will it regulate the fees?
The UGC has two primary responsibilities:
Its main functions are:
Criticism of UGC
Source: Indian Express