UGC-DEB Affairs

The Development Cell was established in the year 1993, was later named as UGC-DEB Affairs Cell.   This Cell is headed by an Officer assisted by an Assistant Registrar and other support staff.  With resource management as its chief objective, it coordinates with various other branches of the University, institutions and organizations to prepare development proposals seeking grants from various funding agencies.
The functions of the UGC-DEB Affairs are:
  • To liaise with funding agencies
  • To mobilize resources
  • To maintain the development plan
  • To monitor research projects, fellowships and grants
  • To disburse development funds including seminar travel and publication grants
  • To settle accounts and
  • To submit audited statements.
Within the University, this division has the responsibility of facilitating staff development activities such as participation in national & international seminars.  It also collates development proposals and monitors the disbursement of development grants.  It maintains records of expenditure and details of utilization to be audited and forwarded to the funding bodies.
The UGC-DEB Affairs has interface with:
  • The Commonwealth of Learning
  • Indira Gandhi National Open University
  • The Distance Education Council
  • Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia
  • Government of India
  • Ministry of Human Resource Development
  • Department of Science and Technology
  • Government of Andhra Pradesh
  • Telangana State Council of Higher Education
  • All other Open Universities and Conventional Universities
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