Watson Institute at Brown University
Public Policy

What is 'Iota' doing in PhDs? Why UGC is worried about Indian research

Professor Ashutosh Varshney comments on the University Grants Commission's concern of the quality of PhD research in India, saying "Unlike universities in the US and, to some extent, the UK, Indian universities have been dominated by political theorists, who frown upon empirical research."

July 1, 2019 The Print