This three volumes Digest is designed to be the most comprehensive and analytical Digest of all rulings of the Supreme Court on Education and Universities from 1950 till (2019) 1 Supreme Court Cases.
With the publication of Volume 3 of this comprehensive Digest on Education and Universities, the complete set of three volumes now provides the most authoritative and exhaustive coverage of the Supreme Court case law on the subject from 1950 to 2019* (Volume 3 covers the period from 2014 to 2019*).
The rulings of the Supreme Court related to Professional Colleges and specific kind of professional education such as Medical Education or Teachers Training etc. are more numerous, which on careful study suggest that they can easily be extended and applied across the entire cross section of educational institutions and not only to specific kind of educational institutions. Hence, the arrangement of the case law on Education and Universities has been developed especially keeping this fact in mind. Under the dual structure in arrangement, all the rulings which can be applied to any and every kind of educational institution are placed under general headings and where the rulings have been classified based on the specific kind of educational institution like rulings relating to 'Medical and Dental Colleges', etc. are placed under specific headings.
Some of the important issues covered in the digest include:- General Principles of Education Law, Establishment, Incorporation, Running, Closure and Nationalisation of Educational Institutions / Universities, Admission procedure, Fees, Distance learning, Aid, Grants, Subsidies, Aided Institutions and Scholarships, Non-minority and Minority Unaided Institutions, Reservation, etc.
A complete alphabetical list of each and every statute, rule, regulation and norm that concerns Education and Universities is given in the beginning of each volume to facilitate the search of rulings on any particular statute/ rule, etc.
Some of the general headings include:
I. Establishment, Incorporation, Running, Closure and Nationalisation of Educational Institutions/Universities;
II. Admission — Admission Statutes, Rules, Regulations, Norms;
III. Fee and Fee Structure.
And the specific headings include: I. Engineering Colleges, II. Medical/Dental Colleges, III. Teacher Training Colleges.
Several other user friendly features make this undoubtedly the best Digest available today.