BSSS college gets autonomous status
Bhopal, May 31,2013: The Unversity Grants Commission (UGC) has granted autonomous status to the Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS) college. BSSS has become the first private college in Bhopal to have got this status from academic year 2013-14.
College principal, Father Dr P P Joseph told reporters last evening that with this autonomous status there would be lesser dependence on Barkatullah University. Joseph said the college would now set its own sylabous, question papers and also would start UGC courses in the college. The college has also got A grade from the UGC in the year 2006 and 2012 which was an achievement for us, Joseph added.
He said that the college was established in 1972 and now it has a strength of about 3000 students of various courses of commerce ans social sciences. Joseph said that a team of UGC had inspected the college, its infrastructure, teaching and non-teaching staff, the quality and number of students about six months back.