Vice-chancellor selection rules to be relaxedTNN.
Prakash said that from now on, selection norms prescribed by the commission would not be mandatory for state-run universities. He said it was the responsibility of the state to maintain quality and transparency in the vice-chancellor selection process.
The current norms insist that a vice-chancellor candidate be an academician with a minimum of 10 years' experience as professor in a university system or 10 years' experience in an equivalent position in a reputed research and-or academic administrative organisation.
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