Course in publication ethics mandatory for PhD: UGC

Course in publication ethics mandatory for PhD: UGC
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New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has made it mandatory for PhD students to study two new courses in publication ethics and misconduct for pre-registration course work.

The decision was taken by the Commission in its recent meeting.

"The UGC in its recent meeting approved two credit courses for awareness about publication ethics and publication misconduct to be made compulsory for all PhD students for pre-registration course work," a senior UGC official said.