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UGC Bureaus

Brief Information

  • An Anti-Ragging toll free "helpline" 1800-180-5522 in 12 languages has been made operational by the UGC with Call Centre facilities for helping victims of ragging, besides facilitating effective coordinated action by all concerned. The complaints can also be filed through email at helpline@antiragging.in
    Anti-Ragging Cell of UGC in Coordination with Monitoring Agency & Helpline follows up/close the case with the satisfaction of victim.
    From time to time, UGC has been issuing necessary advisories to all the educational institutions. Recently UGC has sent circular on 16.09.2022 & 30.12.2021. In addition to these measures, UGC has also issued letter to the Secretaries of Higher Education of all States & UTs on 23.05.2022 & 05.04.2022.
    Anti-Ragging Cell holds meeting of Inter Councils twice in a year for making colleges and universities ragging free. Recently 14th Inter Council Meeting was held on 12.04.2022.
    Anti-Ragging Cell also holds Anti Ragging Monitoring Committee in coordination with Ministry of Education.
    UGC has revised the procedure for students to file online Anti Ragging Affidavit and sent letter to the Vice-Chancellor of all Universities & the Principal of all Colleges to implement the revised procedure and to display the email address and contact number of the Nodal Officer of Anti-Ragging of the Universities/Colleges in their website and campus areas like Admission Centre, Departments, Library, Canteen, Hostel, and Common facilities etc. to create awareness about the revised procedure for students to file online Anti Ragging Affidavit.
    UGC plans massive campaign including creation of posters, jingles, commercials films and short films competition against ragging.
    In addition to above, the ARC Bureau also processes the daily routine work i.e. RTI, Appeal, CIC hearing, Public Grievance, E-Samadhaan Complaints, Court Cases, National Human Rights Commission Notices, Parliament Questions, Liaisoning with Councils on ragging complaints, Follow up of Inter Council meetings and its related work.

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Email: akjoshi.ugc@nic.in
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Email: so.jcrc.ugc@gmail.com
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