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%