9th Mile, Ri-Bhoi, 21st February, 2022: It has been a proud moment for the University of Science and Technology Meghalaya as 20 of its students have qualified in the recent results of UGC NET/JRF exams which was declared on 19th February 2022. The UGC had merged the December 2020 and June 2021 cycles and conducted the exam last year.
The USTM, keeping with its unique tradition of encouraging and promoting higher education, will give back the entire course fee of the successful students as per its ‘Pay-Back Policy’. The main objective of this reward is to create competitiveness among the students. USTM has displayed an exemplary gesture by returning the entire course fee to the successful students in the competitive examinations since the last several years.
Speaking in this regard, Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor of USTM said that the university is giving such kind of incentives to students so that students become more competitive and motivated. “At USTM, we are following the footsteps of world class institutions as well as the institutes of excellence in our country”, he added. He also said that USTM is committed to its assurance that no brilliant student should be deprived of pursuing higher education only because of their financial incapability.