Dr. Manishika Jain explains the what to expect for 2017 Paper 1 – higher education.
Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan: Step to universalize secondary education
MOOC: Massive Open Online Course
India’s MOOC: SWAYAM (Study Webs of Active-learning for Young Aspiring Minds)
Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU), Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh, by an Act of Parliament from 2008-09
Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers & Teaching (PMMMNMTT)
Started in 2014-15 for 3 years – Project based & scheme based outcome
Indian Institute of Skills
Inaugurated in Kanpur
Inspired by the Singapore model of training
Based on NSFQ – National Skill Qualification Framework
Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY): Skill & placement initiative of Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD)
Mining Training Academy – 2014 at Gulabpura (Bhilwara)
Seekho aur Kaamao: 2013 for Skill Development of 5 Minorities (Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Parsis)
NULM – National Urban Livelihood Mission – For urban poor
Make India – Skill Capital of the World
Renovation and rejuvenation of higher education
Protect intellectual autonomy
Create National Commission for Higher Education and Research (NCHER) to replace or subsume the existing regulatory bodies.
University: 2 Main Pillars – Research & Teaching
Allow practical training
T.S.R. Subramanian Committee
Purpose: To work around new education policy in India
National Research Professorship (NRP)
Age 65 years with outstanding contributions
Honor distinguished academics & scholars in recognition of their contribution to knowledge
IIT Bombay initiative: Create next generation of embedded systems engineers with a practical outlook to help provide practical solutions to some of the real world problems
IMPRINT (IMPacting Research INnovation and Technology) – Accelerating Innovation – IIT & IISc – 10 domains
Science (know fundamentals), Engineering (know hows) & Technology (know what sells)
NIRF – 2015
National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF)
NIRF – 2017 Ranking changes
All institutions to be given common rank
Minimum 1000 students enrolled
Focused institutes with less than 1000 students will be given discipline specific rank
Undergraduate institutes would also be ranked
Open Universities and Affiliated Universities wouldn’t be ranked
GIAN: Global Initiative of Academic Networks
Tap talent pool of scientists and entrepreneurs, internationally to encourage engagement with Higher Education Institutes
Increase the footfalls of reputed international faculty in the Indian academic institutes.
Provide opportunity to our faculty & students to learn and share knowledge
Create avenue for possible collaborative research
Increase participation and presence of international students in the academic Institutes.
Motivate best international experts to work on problems related to India.
Develop high quality course material in niche areas, both through video and print
Document & develop new pedagogic methods in emerging topics.
Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA)
Create new universities by upgradation of existing autonomous colleges and conversion of colleges in a cluster.
Higher Education Statistics & PublicInformation System (HESPIS)
All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) – 80% fund allocation
AICTE – Smart India Hackathon 2017 – 16 Areas
SASTRA & TCS – Teacher’s Training Centre
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