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No more diploma courses at Nirma Univ

DNAHM80376 | 1/21/2015 | Author : Yesha Bhatt | WC :516

Last batch of students will graduate in 2016
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If you have any plans to pursue diploma studies, you will have to strike Nirma University off your list. In a move to completely shut down the department by next year, the university has already stopped accepting admissions.
Though Nirma offered diploma studies for 16 years, it had to discontinue the programme to qualify for University accreditation as per University Grants Commission (UGC) norms.
"The shutting of diploma studies happened much against our wishes. As per UGC directives, we could not be recognised as a university unless we closed our diploma programmes. We eventually stopped a few courses and finally shut down the course in 2013 which was the final year of intake of students," said Dr Anup Singh, directo
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