The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has announced exemption of fees for its transgender students of all programmes. Vice Chancellor Ravindra Kumar announced the initiative during the 22nd Prof G Ram Reddy Lecture.
The university holds the lecture on July 2 every year in the memory of the founding Vice Chancellor of the University Prof. G Ram Reddy. It invites eminent educationists and scholars to deliver the lecture on higher education, especially in the open and distance learning domain.
Important Takeaways from above News-
- IGNOU was established by an Act of Parliament in 1985.
- Prof. Ravindra Kumar is Vice-Chancellor (In-charge) of IGNOU.
Source- Hindustan Times