New Delhi: Delhi University has changed the nomenclature of at-least 12 degrees offered by it, following instructions from the University Grants Commission (UGC) to abide by the names notified in its gazette.
Following instruction from the UGC which universities to abide by its norms for awarding degrees and refrain from using any such 'unconventional' name which has not been notified in the commission's gazette, Delhi University has announced the change in nomenclature of 12 degrees offered by Delhi University.?
Here are some of the changes nomenclature:
. B.Tech/B.S Innovation with Mathematics and IT --> B.Tech Information Technology and Mathematical Innovations
. Four-year B.Tech Humanities --> Three-year B.A Hons.
. Master of Comparative Law --> LLM (Comparative Law)
. Master of International Business (MIB) --> Master of Business Administration (International Business)
. Master of Human Resource and Organisational Development (MHROD) --> Master of Business Administration (Human Resource Development) - MBA(HRD)
. Master of Mathematics Education --> M.Sc (Mathematics Education)
. Bachelor of Business Economics (BBE) --> B.A (Honours) Business Economics
. Bachelor of Finance and Investment Analysis (BFIA) --> Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis)
. B.A. Honours Journalism and Mass Communication --> B.A (Honours) Journalism
. Bachelor of Mass Media and Mass Communication (B.M.M.M.C) --> B.A (Multimedia & Mass Communication) (M.M.M.C)
. B.A Honours in Music --> B.A (Honours) Music (Hindustani)
. Masters of Business Economics (MBE) --> M.A (Business Economics)
"In order to comply with the list of approved degrees under Section 22 of UGC Act, 1956 nomenclature of few degrees have been changed by the Delhi University. The change in nomenclature of the B.Tech degree shall also be applicable to students who were admitted in academic sessions 2011-2015 , 2012-2016, 2013-2017. The students enrolled under the Meta University concept will be awarded a joint degree carrying logos of both the universities.
The change in nomenclature of the Meta University concept degree from Master of Mathematics Education to M.Sc Mathematics Education shall also be placed before all competent authorities of Jamia Milia Islamia for necessary approval at the earliest.The students enrolled under the Meta University concept will be awarded a joint degree carrying logos of both the universities." an official notification said.