The University Grants Commission (UGC) has declared the 24 self-styled universities of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Puducherry, Odisha, West Bengal, Kerala and Maharashtra as fake. It has been done in a move to carry the responsibility of UGC of maintaining standards of Higher Education in the country.
Aspiring students are advised not to pursue higher education courses with such self-styled universities. Presently, there are 24 such self-styled fake Universities on the records of the Commission which are functioning in contravention of the provisions of the UGC Act, 1956, UGC stated.
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