Here’s good news for students and parents who are trapped in the “fees paid once cannot be refunded” conditions set by educational institutions. A consumer court in Dehradun has come up strongly against a Doon-based college.
Dehradun Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has directed a Doon-based educational institution – BFIT Group of Institutions – to refund Rs 77,040 admission fee to a girl student from Jodhpur in Rajasthan, who opted out of a B.Com (Hons) course before it started. The institute was also directed to pay her an additional sum of Rs 15,000 as compensation for causing mental agony and Rs 5,000 towards the cost of litigation. Read full story at TOI
Hope many people take up similar cases and get their money back!