HRD Ministry creates committee to develop India as educational hub

Facts: Ministry of Human Resource and Development(HRD) has set up a committee headed by UGC Chairman DP Singh to:  Prepare guidelines to ensure more students ‘Stay in India and Study in India. Increase intake in top universities and start multi disciplinary and innovative programmes such as online lectures by eminent faculties abroad and joint degree… Continue reading HRD Ministry creates committee to develop India as educational hub

All India Survey on Higher Education(AISHE)

News:Union Minister for Human resource and development(HRD) has released the All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) 2018-19. Facts: About All India Survey on Higher Education(AISHE):  The AISHE Survey was initiated in the year 2011 to prepare a robust database on higher education. Under this,the ministry of HRD collects online information on Universities, Colleges and… Continue reading All India Survey on Higher Education(AISHE)

Annual Refresher Programme in Teaching (ARPIT)

News:Union Human Resource Development Minister has launched the Annual Refresher Programme in Teaching (ARPIT),2019. Facts: About ARPIT: ARPIT is a major initiative of online professional development of 15 lakh higher education faculty using the Massive Open Online Courses platform SWAYAM.  The courses are meant for all in-service teachers and faculties in order to enhance their… Continue reading Annual Refresher Programme in Teaching (ARPIT)

Union HRD Minister launches Integrated Online junction for School Education ‘Shagun’

Union Human Resource Development(HRD) Minister has launched an Integrated Online junction for School Education ‘Shagun’. Shagun is an initiative to improve school education system by creating a junction for all online portals and websites relating to various activities of the Department of School Education and Literacy. The word Shagun is coined from two different words-… Continue reading Union HRD Minister launches Integrated Online junction for School Education ‘Shagun’

Integrated National School Education Treasury (INSET)

Union HRD Minister has announced the setting up of the Integrated National School Education Treasury(INSET). INSET is envisaged as a fully integrated, instantly accessible and seamless information network for all parameters relating to the students, teachers and schools in the country.  The aim is to create an easily accessible multi-layered ecosystem of information – school… Continue reading Integrated National School Education Treasury (INSET)