Nagpur: CBSE and Maharashtra Board is all set to announce the board results of the XIIth standard by the end of this month. This is the time when, apart from the results, choosing a college, university, and course worries all the students.
Choosing a college is no less than a massive strategic task, especially when you have lots of colleges to choose from. But, before you embark into the journey to find the perfect college for you to study further, you must know about the colleges you are applying, especially their recognition status and affiliations.
To avoid any further complications and career blocks, it is essential to check out the website of the concerned college in order to be clear about the institution it is affiliated to.
Here we have compiled a list of certain institutions that provide recognition to the colleges in various fields:
If you are planning to become a lawyer, this site might help you in choosing a relevant college. Bar Council of India (BCI) provides affiliation to law colleges. Its website is www.barcouncilofindia.org/
All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) gives recognition to the technical institutes in India. It also oversees the working of such institution. Its website is www.aicte-india.org
CCH stands for Central Council of Homeopathy which is authorised to give recognition to the colleges providing degrees related to BHMS or homeopathy courses. Its website is www.cchindia.com/colleges.htm
Being a doctor is a dream of many people in our country. But it is not an easy job. So if you too dream of becoming a doctor and are looking forward to do MBBS, MS or MD, just go through the website of Medical Council of India (MCI) that provides affiliation to colleges providing these courses. The website is www.mciindia.org
All degrees related to pharmacy like B. Pharma or M.Pharma requires affiliation from Pharmacy Council of India (PCI). The list of PCI affiliated colleges can be seen on its website www.pci.nic.in
Before taking admission in courses related to teaching like B.Ed or M.Ed, you can have look at the website of National Council for Teachers Education. Its website is www.ncte-india.org/discl.asp
Dental Council of India (DCI) is authorised to provide affiliation to the dental institutes across India. Its website is www.dciindia.org
If you are looking forward to pursue a course related to agriculture, then you can visit the site of Indian Council of Agricultural Research in order to check the affiliation of a respective college. Its website is www.icar.org.in/en/universities.htm
Many students opt for distance learning education from various universities. Distance Education Council (DEC) provides affiliation to all such universities and institutes across India. Its website is www.dec.ca.in
Every year a large number of students get themselves enrolled in various colleges and universities. Apart from the above mentioned fields of education, many students take admissions in the traditional courses like B.A, B.C.A or B.Com.
So to check out the affiliation of any respective college or university, you can check out the website of University Grant Commission (UGC). UGC is authorised to provide recognition to universities and colleges across India and also keep a track on working of the various universities. You can check the website www.ugc.ac.in/recog_College.aspx to get the list of all affiliated colleges.
Nagpur Today will soon publish a list of College with their Pros and Cons and why you should or not opt for the college .