Tag: Jadavpur University

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  • I have no agenda in West Bengal, says Governor Jagdeep Dhankar

    I have no agenda in West Bengal, says Governor Jagdeep Dhankar

    “I went there as the chancellor of the university, because the VC (Suranjan Das) and pro- VC (Pradip Kumar Ghosh) had left the place. I decided to go there as the guardian of the students to hold discussions with them. I told them I was a foot soldier of the students. The students respected me there. I always believe there should be no division and no quarrel in educational institutions as they should be temples. If anything happens with a student, many families will be affected,” he said.

    September 25, 2019
  • Four days after Jadavpur University mayhem, Mamata Banerjee slams BJP

    Four days after Jadavpur University mayhem, Mamata Banerjee slams BJP

    The decision came following the ruckus and vandalism that took place over the visit of BJP leader and Union minister Babul Supriyo.

    September 24, 2019
  • ABVP march to Jadavpur campus foiled

    ABVP march to Jadavpur campus foiled

    When they were stopped by the police near Jodhpur Park, they tried to break through the barricades and even climbed the guard walls.

    September 23, 2019
  • Jadavpur University students lodge complaint

    Jadavpur University students lodge complaint

    Four complaints have already been lodged at the Jadavpur Police Station regarding the fracas on and around the Jadavpur University campus following the minister's visit there to attend a programme.

    September 23, 2019
  • Opposition targets Governor Jagdeep Dhankar over Jadavpur University row

    Opposition targets Governor Jagdeep Dhankar over Jadavpur University row

    After being held up at the university campus by protesters from Leftist students’ unions for nearly five hours, Supriyo was rescued by the Governor late on Thursday evening.

    September 23, 2019
  • Jadavpur University peaceful two days after ruckus

    Jadavpur University peaceful two days after ruckus

    The students were few as most of the department remained closed, it being a weekend.

    September 22, 2019
  • West Bengal Governor meets Jadavpur University Vice Chancellor

    West Bengal Governor meets Jadavpur University Vice Chancellor

    Supriyo, meanwhile, in a tweet assured the mother of a student, who had reportedly got involved in heckling him that he had not lodged any FIR against him.

    September 22, 2019
  • Intolerance at JU

    Intolerance at JU

    Fundamentally once more, the robust counter-mobilisation against the ABVP by students of the Left and Trinamul Congress was aimed at scuttling Supriyo’s performance.

    September 22, 2019
  • Jadavpur University ruckus: BJP, Left body file FIRs

    Jadavpur University ruckus: BJP, Left body file FIRs

    Left blames ABVP-backed outsiders for vandalism.

    September 21, 2019
  • Babul Supriyo ‘heckled’ at Jadavpur University, WB Governor rushes to save him

    Babul Supriyo ‘heckled’ at Jadavpur University, WB Governor rushes to save him

    The ruling Trinamool Congress termed the Governor's rescue attempt as 'unfortunate and shocking' and said that the Governor had gone to the campus without taking the government into confidence.

    September 20, 2019
  • Excellence to Eminence

    Excellence to Eminence

    For all its periodic turmoil, JU’s claim to excellence is indubitable.

    September 9, 2019
  • Eminently worthwhile

    Eminently worthwhile

    Anna University in Tamil Nadu is the only other state university that has been selected for the rarefied IoE category.

    August 12, 2019
  • Laudable effort

    Laudable effort

    Two girls of Jadavpur University have set up a women’s library at Sheoraphuli crowd-sourcing books and funds from different cities and countries.

    July 16, 2019
  • Two arrested for selling weed near Jadavpur University

    Two arrested for selling weed near Jadavpur University

    Acting on a concrete tipoff that prohibited drugs were being sold near the university campus, police raided the area and arrested two persons in front of the gate no. 2 of Jadavpur University.

    July 15, 2019
  • JU UG admissions: 50-50 weightage for board results, entrance test in Arts

    JU UG admissions: 50-50 weightage for board results, entrance test in Arts

    The executive committee (EC) of the university today accorded formal approval to this. The admission process will be resumed from 30 May.

    May 29, 2019
  • Jadavpur University admissions: No admission tests for UG courses in science departments

    Jadavpur University admissions: No admission tests for UG courses in science departments

    The university authorities have decided not to go with the admission test procedure for science subjects.

    May 24, 2019
  • Cry (Campus) Freedom~II

    Cry (Campus) Freedom~II

    Since 2011, all statutory authorities of universities in West Bengal, even Boards of Studies, are constituted with nominated persons. Even the Deans of Faculties are appointed with the approval of the State government which has issued policy directions for the formation of nominated Students Councils in place of the traditionally elected Students Unions. Even Jadavpur University, a Category I Autonomous University, has not been spared of these orders, even as the students held a referendum to reject the proposed guidelines.

    April 16, 2019