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AICTE-UGC merger: New body likely to look into higher education standards

  • The new merged entity of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and University Grants Commission (UGC) will look at the standards of  higher education institutions in the country.
  • There will be one single regulator National Higher Education Regulatory Authority (NHERA) for the  higher education sector, there will be bodies under  it to look into quality maintenance of institutions.