17 Sep 2023
In a significant move towards enhancing the quality of education in the state, the Gujarat Assembly
has approved the Gujarat Private Universities Amendment Act. This legislation mandates that all
private universities in Gujarat must seek accreditation from the NAAC (National Assessment and
Accreditation Council). This pivotal step aims to ensure rigorous academic standards and foster
excellence in higher education.
The Gujarat Assembly on Saturday unanimously passed the Gujarat Private Universities (Second
Amendment) Act, 2O23, amending Section 34 of the Gujarat Private Universities Act, 2009.