NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR MINORITY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

  • Jamia Millia conferred with minority status February 22, 2011

    New Delhi: The National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions (NCMEI) on Tuesday observed that the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is a minority education institution founded by the Muslims for the benefit of community. "We hold that the Jamia Millia Islamia is a minority education institution," said the threemember bench of the...
  • Ad puts Thampu back in St Stephens top job race March 20, 2008

    New Delhi: Shortly after Rev Valson Thampu's resignation, St Stephen's Supreme Council on Wednesday readvertised for the post of Principal. While the previous ad taken out during Thampu's tenure raised many eyebrows with 5060year age criteria being against UGC guidelines the new ad too was equally controversial. It had...
  • Appointment of Stephen's College head held illegal February 5, 2008

    New Delhi: The National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions has ruled that Valsan Thampu's appointment as OSD (Officer on Special Duty) of Delhis prestigious college, St. Stephens is illegal. The regulatory authority of minority educational institutions on Tuesday asked the college to take ''urgent corrective'' measures and appoint a new...
  • Minorities object to DU principal appointment February 5, 2008

    New Delhi: The appointment of Rev Valson Thampu as acting Principal of St Stephen's college is completely illegal and arbitrary, says the National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions (NCMEI). The NCMEI, hearing a petition challenging Thampu's appointment, has said that it cannot remain a mute spectator to what it called the...