The central government has directed PSUs (Public Sector Undertakings) to recognise diplomas and degrees acquired through distance and open learning from the universities which are recognised by UGC for recruiting purpose, after receiving several complaints in this regards.
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has written to Department of Public Enterprises earlier this month after receiving several complaints about PSUs not recognizing degrees/diplomas acquired in Open and Distance Learning for the purpose of Employment.
Acting on the letter, the Department of Public Enterprises said as that the recruitment to the below Board-level posts is done by Boards of CPSEs, the administrative ministries/departments are requested to advise their CPSEs to take cognisance of the various notifications/circulars/public notices of Ministry of HRD and University Grants Commission
In this regard, it is mentioned that Government of India has consistently maintained that degree Obtained through ODL mode are eligible for employment in government Sectors and PSUs,” said R Subrahmanyam, Secretary in the HRD Ministry in the letter to his counterpart in Department of Public Enterprises Seema Bahuguna.
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