Mehbooba says education key to progress; Congratulates KU and JU

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Srinagar: Congratulating Kashmir University and Jammu University for being ranked among the top academic institutions in the country, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday said a robust higher education system is key to the development and progress of our state.

Kashmir Unversity and Jammu University secured 47th and 51st position respectively among the top 100 universities in the country in the ranking status assessed by Ministry of Human Resource Development under the National Institutional Ranking Framework, the results of which were announced on Tuesday.

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter on Thursday afternoon Ms. Mufti said, ”Hearty congratulations to the students, research scholars, teachers & administration of Kashmir University & Jammu University for being ranked among the top academic institutions in the country.  A robust higher education system is key to the development & progress of our state.