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Link to MHRD Data Submitted in Rajya Sabha on violation of Reservation Norms during PhD admissions in IITs from 2015-2019 (2020)

Link to Data Submitted by Ministry of Education on the number of applicants and admitted students for PhD and UG admissions in IITs, and vacant seats for faculty in Central Institutes (2021)

Link to Data submitted by Ministry of Education on violation of Reservation Norms during PhD admissions in IITs, IIITs, IISc, IISERs and NITs (2021)

Click here for Posters made by APPSC IIT Bombay on the MHRD Data on IITs (2020)

Click here for UGC guidelines for Establishment of SC/ST cell

Click here for APPSC statement on Abuse of SC/ST/PD students from IIT Kharagpur professor

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