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Universities Covered under consumer protection Act ?


Citations :-
A student applying for revaluation of his result comes under the definition of a “Consumer”
Ram Kumar Aswani v. M/s A.K. Structural Foam Ltd. 1993 CPC 383

After accepting admission fee from complainant University revoked admission due to not having necessary qualification – University directed to refund fee with interest. Guru Nanak Dev University v. jagjit Singh 2005(1) CPC 490 Pb.

Classes not started after received fee for less number of students _ University directed to refund the amount with coset- Director, Mahatma Gandhi University v. Gopalkumar. 1999(1) CPC 292

Complainant could not get admission in M.A. class due to mistake of University which wrongly declared him unsuccessful- University directed to pay compensation of Rs. 50,000./ with costs- Registrar H.P university v Suresh Kumar 2007(2) CPC