It needs to learn from the IITs, not impose its outdated norms.
For IITs, UGC should go back to its earlier practice of only listing names of degrees.
Directors of IIT Delhi and IIT Bombay had earlier specified that since the IITs and the UGC are two separate systems.
President asks the institutes to explore how quality of education can be improved .
At present, 16 IITs across the country function as “apex institutions for engineering education and research” under the HRD.
He was addressing a two-day ‘Security and Hacking Conference Cocon-2014′ being organised by Kerala police.
Modi asked IITs to come out with projects that can provide innovative solutions to the common people in their day-to-day lives.
For leopard search on campus last week, forest officials were helped by IITians with robots.
Kerry was very pleased to see a research project on bio-degradable plastic.
BTech students can complete their course in eight years, while a five-year dual degree course can be completed in seven years.
Move will help students tide over ups and downs in hiring process, say experts.
Harshita wrote the IIT entrance exam when Kejriwal was lodged in jail in connection with Nitin Gadkari defamation case.
“Sumit was allotted civil engineering at IIT Roorkee, I was allotted architecture in IIT Khargapur, but we could not arrange the fee,” said Amit, the elder of the two.
In the last seven years, Super 30 has produced hundreds of IITians from extremely poor background.
The proposal for India-specific university rankings is worthy. But problems in higher education run deep.