Prof. Ved Prakash, Distinguished Visitor from India
Public lecture, all UMass faculty and students Invited:
'Indian Higher Education System and its Challenges in the Context of Globalization'
Reception with Prof. Prakash after the lecture: Ground Floor, ISB Atrium
At the invitation of Chancellor Kumble Subbaswammy, Prof. Ved Prakash, Chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India will visit UMass Amherst on August 26-27, 2013. The UGC is the sole statutory body of the Central Government of India responsible for the regulation and funding of higher-education, and Prof. Prakash has served in various distinguished academic and governmental positions at home and abroad. The UMass Amherst community is invited.