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PU to increase tuition fees by 10 per cent

After a long discussion marked by heated arguments which prolonged for almost 10 hours, the Panjab University (PU) Senate, decision making body of the varsity, on Sunday unanimously resolved to increase the tuition fee for new entrants by 10 per cent, with the minimum increase pegged at Rs 500 and Rs 1200 maximum. Concluding the

Fee hike: Students meet Bansal, Captain

Chandigarh: The 12.5 per cent fee hike by Panjab University is not acceptable, students said. Even after many days of protest the heat among students is still rising. Students met former Union Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal and shared their problems. NSUI members submitted a memorandum to Bansal seeking his help in the matter. The matter

Fee hike: Students burn V-C’s effigy

Chandigarh: Over 150 students marched from Arts Block 1 to Students Centre on the Panjab University campus on Monday and burnt the effigy of the Vice Chancellor to protest against the 12.5 per cent fee hike announced by the university on Sunday. A memorandum will be submitted to the V-C on Tuesday to demand roll

SOI protested against fee hike, students sit on chain hunger strike

Chandigarh: Against the decision of syndicate members to hike the examination fee of various courses, members of the SOI unit of Panjab University protested at VC’s office at the university on Monday. The students said the Panjab University’s decision to increase the examination fee for the new session was unjustified and constituted commercialisation of education. The

Students protest over fee hike, say decision biased

Chandigarh: Panjab University’s students protests over the examination fee hike continued on the third day. The protests were held at administrative block before the beginning of the Senate meeting here on Sunday. With the new fee structure, Panjab University has hiked the examination fee between Rs 30 to Rs 1,200 for the academic year 2016-17.

Fee hike: Protests held outside city schools

Ludhiana: In a series of protests against the private schools over fee hike issue, protests were held outside DAV Public School Police Lines, Harkrishan Public School, Nankana Sahib Public School and Public School Kidwai Nagar on Friday. The agitating parents said that despite the orders of Ludhiana Deputy Commissioner to the private schools for reducing