Vice Chancellors of four Central Universities have been asked by the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) to develop National Ranking System.
The working group has been asked to submit its report within one month. The decision was taken during the two-day retreat of the Vice Chancellors of Central Universities with the Union Minister of HRD, Smriti Irani.
The working Group will comprise of Vice Chancellors of English and Foreign Languages University, University of Delhi, Central University of Gujarat and Jawaharlal Nehru University was constituted for developing a framework for the National Ranking System.
All the Central Universities were also requested to complete their NAAC (National Accreditation and Assessment Council) accreditation or reaccreditation (as the case may be) as per time frame given by UGC in its Regulation.
UGC will take up the matter with NAAC for opening the Regional Centers to expedite the process of accreditation.