The writer teaches at IIT Bombay
True development calls for a redistribution of knowledge between India and Bharat.
The reasons behind the failure of job creation and what the politicians can do about it
Recently announced lateral entry of 10 joint secretaries at the Centre is a remarkable opportunity to rethink the structure of the state and what we want from it.
Steeped in elitism, our educational institutions discourage case studies. Government programmes remain unrelated to ground realities.
Today, various top universities are redefining engineering education, for instance, ‘Engineering+X’ at University of Southern California, or Development Engineering at UC Berkeley, and other innovative UG programmes at several universities.