IGNOU VC gets IIAS leadership : The Tribune India
Prof. Nageshwar Rao, Vice-Chancellor of the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), has assumed the additional charge of the position of Director of the Indian Institute for Advanced Study (IIAS). Professor Rao was largely responsible for the paradigm shift from open and distance learning to blended learning.
Teachers boycott exams
The Himachal Pradesh University Teachers Association (HPUTA) has decided to observe May 24 and 25 as non-teaching days and boycott exam assignments. The decision was made at a meeting on Monday. The association protests for the implementation of the 7th UGC scale of the wage commission, which has been due since 2016.
Re-registration for BA/MA courses
The re-registration process for next year/semester in various bachelor/master programs at the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) for the July 2022 session has been initiated. The deadline for submitting the online re-registration form is June 30. Students already registered in the annual system for the July 2021 session and in the semester system for the January 2022 session are eligible for re-registration. The online re-registration link is available at www.ignou.ac.in.