Why, and How is Jadavpur University facing its worst financial crisis?

  • 20 Dec, 2022
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Jadavpur University, one of the prestigious institutions of higher education in the country, is perhaps facing its worst financial crisis ever. With the Centre discontinuing grants in 2017 and the West Bengal government slashing its budget for the university in the past few years, JU’s research work and projects—for which it is internationally recognized—are being severely hampered, and its very position of pre-eminence in the field of education is under threat.