New Delhi: An educational degree from Pakistan will not be considered valid in India. The University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) have issued a public notice advising students not to travel to the country to pursue higher education.
“Any Indian national/ Overseas Citizen of India who intends to take admission in any degree college/ educational institution of Pakistan shall not be eligible for seeking employment or higher studies in India on the basis of such educational qualifications (in any subject) acquired in Pakistan,” the notice said.
However, migrants and their children who have acquired higher education degree in the neighbouring country and have been awarded citizenship by India would be eligible for seeking employment in India after obtaining security clearance from the Ministry of Home Affairs, it added.
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