Understanding UGC Approved Journals: Criteria and Significance

This paper elucidates the concept of UGC approved journals, outlining the criteria set by the University Grants Commission (UGC) for journal recognition. It discusses the significance of publication in UGC approved journals for academic research and career progression. Through an analysis of UGC guidelines and accreditation process, it highlights the importance of quality assurance and credibility in scholarly communication. By clarifying misconceptions and providing clarity, this paper serves as a resource for researchers seeking to publish in reputable academic journals.