Info About Education in India


    Education in India


    New Initiatives

    Vocationalization at the First Degree Level

    n conformity with the National Policy on Education, 1986, a scheme to provide career orientation to education at the first degree level was launched in 1994-95. Under the scheme, a university / college could introduce one to three vocational courses in 35 identified subjects.

    Autonomous Colleges

    138 colleges have been functioning as autonomous colleges in eight states in the country.

    National Eligibility Test (NET) is being conducted by the UGC since 1989 for eligibility for lectureship. Around 50000 students appear for the test every year. Pass percentage is around 5%. Eight State level Tests have been accredited at par with NET.