UGC will be restructured and it will be transformed into a Higher Education Commission rather than just being a grant distribution agency

Autonomy granted but education policy yet to take off

May 26, 2018|Hindustan Times|Full Article

The restructuring of the University Grants Commission (UGC) into a Higher Education Commission rather than just a grant distribution agency remained unfulfilled and has been slow.

The Bharatiya Janata Party manifesto had also assured public spending on education would be raised to 6% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP but the actual figure remains much lower. In 2017-18, it was less than 3%

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Source: 
www.bjp.org/manifesto2014