Q. University Grants Commission (UGC) has released draft regulations to allow foreign universities to enter India. With reference to this draft regulation consider the following statements:
1.The foreign universities will be given full freedom to decide the fee structure and admission criteria for both Indian and overseas students and government will not have any role in this.
2. It can help in improving India’s Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in higher education and reduce the foreign exchange outflow.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 2 are correct. As per UGC draft, foreign universities will be given full freedom to decide the fee structure and admission criteria for both Indian and overseas students and government will not have any role in this. Foreign universities can help in improving India’s Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in higher education and reduce the foreign exchange outflow.

Source: The Indian Express