On 24.07.2015, a
Committee headed by Prof. Arun Nigavekar, former
Chairman, UGC was constituted by the Central Government in the larger public interest for selection of the most meritorious,
talented and quality manpower to
the teaching profession.
The Objective of the Committee is:
to evaluate the Academic
Performance Indicator (API) Scheme as regards the entry point and career
advancement of teachers by taking into account its criticism and suggest
evaluate Ph.D-NET qualifications for entry
of teachers and to accordingly suggest a policy for selections.
to consider the problems and issues related to Ad-hoc and
Contractual appointments in Central
recommendations to resolve them.
is required to submit its
report within a period of two months from the date of its constitution.
-Ministry of Human Resource Development
Source: Legal news India