Govt, college argue establishments sure by pact to set aside 50% seats for advantage admissions
The Kerala High Court has upheld the Mahatma Gandhi University’s resolution to conduct the Centralised Allotment Process (CAP) for 50% of the seats in unaided arts and science faculties.
The court docket handed the judgment whereas dismissing a writ petition filed by the Kerala Arts and Science Unaided College Managements’ Association and others. According to them, there was no statutory provision enabling the college to take over the admission to unaided arts and science faculties. As a results of the CAP, even when seats had been vacant within the 50% quota, the managements couldn’t fill them.
The State authorities and the college submitted that CAP was utilized by all the colleges within the State to allow college students to use at a single level for admission to undergraduate programs in any school below the college. CAP was launched because the separate admission procedures adopted by particular person faculties had been discovered detrimental to the pursuits of the scholars. The separating of 50% of the seats was a situation for the grant of affiliation.
The court docket mentioned that the inconvenience confronted by the managements of unaided faculties affiliated to the college was not a enough floor to carry that CAP was unlawful.