Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday mentioned a particular drive shall be launched to vaccinate college students aged above 18 years on precedence to allow academic establishments to reopen within the Union Territory. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a perform at SKICC right here, Sinha mentioned a lot of the lecturers have already been vaccinated towards Covid.
“We are trying to vaccinate students aged above 18 years on priority and professors and teachers in the academic institutions as well because the aim is to restart the institutions,” he mentioned.
A particular drive shall be performed for the vaccination of scholars above the age of 18 as a lot of the lecturers have already been vaccinated, Sinha mentioned. Asked in regards to the safety state of affairs in Jammu and Kashmir, the L-G mentioned “all is well”, with out commenting additional.
Earlier, Sinha launched a ebook titled “Analysis of Accreditation Report of Union Territories of Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh” by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) at SKICC.
Speaking on the event, the lieutenant governor termed the evaluation and accreditation course of as an essential issue to take care of the standard of training in universities and faculties.
Sinha mentioned the publication will work as an clever assistant for academicians, vice-chancellors, professors and college students. Highlighting the necessity to introduce new reforms to fulfill the necessities of the quickly reworking training system and the altering market dynamics, he mentioned the college and faculties have immense energy and a small shift within the curriculum can have a decisive affect on the socio-economic atmosphere.
“The future belongs to those students and teachers who can realise their full potential and adapt to rapidly changing requirements,” he mentioned.
“As we are heading towards an era which will be dominated by the knowledge economy, our biggest asset would be the human capital, a combination of talent, skill and creativity. We are making efforts to continuously improve the courses in universities and colleges, incorporating students’ feedback to create a conducive environment for learning and innovation,” Sinha mentioned.
The goal is to empower each scholar with technical and social expertise to develop entrepreneurial considering, he mentioned, including that the UT administration is persistently reforming the tutorial system with new instruments to provide required talent units.
Pointing out a few of the essential observations made within the evaluation, the lieutenant governor harassed the necessity to enhance the student-feedback mechanism and put in place a systemised and scientifically analysed system.
This suggestions system must be applied as constructive, public participation and contribution to society in an effort to inculcate a mixture of expertise and values within the scholar, he added.
Sinha emphasised to put particular deal with varied points of the fashionable training system, together with the introduction of interdisciplinary and short-term programs; selling scholar variety, analysis and innovation, scholar mentoring, apart from strengthening academia-industry join and repeatedly upgrading of talent units to develop the youth right into a multi-skilled human capital.