What is a Digital University and Is It the Future of Indian Higher Education? Full Facts and Updates 2023
Jan 2, 2023 11.6K Reads
Currently, there are two digital universities in India- the Digital University Kerala and the digital university being established in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
India has two digital universities right now- Digital University Kerala and the digital university currently being established in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
According to the proposals by UGC, the central digital university to be established in India is to have minimal and generic eligibility criteria without any entrance examinations for admission to its courses.
Yes, in order to be valid, a digital university must be approved by the UGC. Considering that UGC is actively involved in the process of establishing a centralized digital university in India, it can be said to have UGC’s approval.
No, the Government of India has proposed the establishment of a central digital university in India in the National Budget 2022 as well as the National Education Policy (NEP), and it is currently under the process of establishment.