The Human Resource Development Ministry has awarded the Institute of Eminence status to 5 public institutions. The status was awarded to the following institutions:
- IIT Madras
- IIT Kharagpur
- Delhi University
- Benares Hindu University
- University of Hyderabad
Each of the above university has to sign a MoU with the HRD Ministry and will lay out its plan to achieve the objective of becoming a world-class institution. The public institutions on the list will then be eligible for a government grant of RS 1,000 crore.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS RRB PO Mains:
- Union Minister of Human Resource Development: Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’.
Source: The Hindu