UGC rules blamed for helping promote fake journals in India - Nature India

lterrat's bookmarks 2017-09-06

Summary:

"India’s University Grants Commission (UGC), responsible for maintaining standards of higher education, has been blamed for the mushrooming of 'predatory journals' in the country1.

 

The allegation comes from the Indian National Science Academy (INSA), the country's premier scientific society, in the form of a scathing editorial in its journal 'Proceedings of INSA.'"

Link:

http://www.natureasia.com/en/nindia/article/10.1038/nindia.2017.114

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oa.new oa.india oa.ugc oa.predatory oa.gold oa.publishers oa.negative oa.universities oa.hei oa.journals oa.south

Date tagged:

09/06/2017, 16:56

Date published:

09/06/2017, 12:56