Private university

Private university, a university duly established through a state Act by a sponsoring body viz a society registered under the societies Registration Act 1860, or any other corresponding law for the time being in force in a state or a public Trust or a Company registered under section 25 of the Companies Act, 1956.

The State Acts are:-

The Directorate has prepared a Draft Meghalaya Private University Regulation 2008. The main purpose of the proposed Private University Regulation is to ensure that such universities maintain standards as per the specified norms, guidelines, rules and regulation of UGC, AICTE, BCI, MCI, DCI, PCI and NCTE so as to ensure that quality education is given by such institutions at higher level.

The other references, Regulations & Acts are:-