Delhi institute to become technical university

New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday decided to grant the Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology the status of a university, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said here.

Delhi has one other technical university - Delhi Technological University.

"We have passed the proposal of making Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology a university. This will improve the standard of education of students there," Dikshit told reporters here.

The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Dikshit.

The institute is located in Dwarka in southwest Delhi.


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