The National Achievement Survey (NAS) is one way to evaluate students’ learning. The survey is aimed at testing conceptual and analytical abilities of students in language, environmental science/science, mathematics and social studies.
Panjab University is among 21 state universities to be declared autonomous by UGC. The university, one of the oldest in the country with a rich pre-Independence history, has received autonomy under Category II. The Indian Express takes a look at what the new status means for PU.
The main purpose of an RWH (rainwater harvesting) system is to recharge the groundwater table and act as a tertiary source. The technique involves collecting, storing and using rainwater for irrigation and other needs.
The students alleged that they have hardly had two to three classes since January. Nahar said, “We have spoken to the V-C and he has said he will not entertain attendance issues on part of either students or faculty members. He will appoint an observer to see if classes are being held regularly.”
Heritage has no religion and belongs to each of us. If we neglect a part of our heritage, we’re neglecting our own identity. Cultural identity is a dynamic concept in India that keeps changing and can’t be bracketed within the western definition, says Shriya Gautam.