The UGC has awarded autonomous status to Midnapore College which is affiliated to Vidyasagar University
The University Grants Commission has givenautonomous status to Midnapore College making it the fourth aided college to be so awarded after St Xavier's College, Ramkrishna Mission Narendrapur and RKM Belur. Established in 1873 the varsity is affiliated toVidyasagar University.
Midnapore College will now be free of the regulations that govern an affiliating college. An official source added "The college from 2014-2015 session will be allowed to frame its own curiculam and conduct their own examinations. The results too will be published by the college themselves. Only the marksheet will be published with the approval of Vidyasagar University". The UGC conducted their inspection and sent their approval to the state government on Monday.
Source and Credit: Times of India