HRD grants ‘Institutions of Eminence’ status to six public and private institutes

HRD Ministry granted “Institutions of Eminence” status to three public and three private institutes, enabling them to get full autonomy and special incentives to project them as “world class universities”. Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry will grant Rs 1,000 crore in funds to the three public institutions in the next five years, the private institutes will not be eligible for government funding. The government granted “Institutions of Eminence” (IoEs) status to IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay and the Bengaluru-based Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in the public sector, and Manipal Academy of Higher Education, BITS Pilani and Jio Institute by Reliance Foundation in the private sector. The move is part of a scheme of the HRD Ministry to select 20 IoEs – 10 public and 10 private that will enjoy complete academic and administrative autonomy.

  • HRD grants ‘Institutions of Eminence’ status to six public and private institutes.
  • Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry will grant Rs 1,000 crore in funds to the three public institutions in the next five years.
  • The government granted “Institutions of Eminence” (IoEs) status to IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay and the Bengaluru-based Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in the public sector, and Manipal Academy of Higher Education, BITS Pilani and Jio Institute by Reliance Foundation in the private sector.
  • The move is part of a scheme of the HRD Ministry to select 20 IoEs – 10 public and 10 private that will enjoy complete academic and administrative autonomy.download our android app