02-09-2015, 03:16 PM
As the two-day conference of Vice Chancellors of universities central concluded, the honorable President of India, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee addressed the Vice Chancellors (VCs).
Honorable President asked the VCs to act as "gurus" to inspire their students and guide them.
"VCs should feel empowered and use the administrative and moral authority rests with them to make these islands universities radiant excellence in their spheres of influence," he added.
It also asked the Ministry of Human Resource Development to take immediate action and fill the vacancies of the VCs in the institutes. He said the appointment of teachers and other powers are forced to finish within 6 months.
Asked the HRD Ministry, UGC and VCs to apply the changes.
Department of Human Resources Smriti Irani, Minister held a meeting to discuss the achievement evaluation of their proposal.
The honorable president recommended that all activities to the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has completed within 6 months and the database of students must establish in the next quarter.
He said the appointment of nodal officers for the classification should be appointed within 30 days and the construction of centers of excellence to deliver within 60 days.