Abi has an op-ed in Tehelka on the need for Real Universities, in which, he argues
- why the idea of Indian Institutes is inefficient,
- economically not viable, and,
- deprives the students of a more complete education that can be achieved in a Real University setting.
A must-read article if you are interested in higher education in India. If you have any thoughts, counter-thoughts, and/or suggestions, you might convey the same to him at his blog post: