Punjab CM sets up VCs committee to work out exam reforms


Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh at this time constituted a committee of vice chancellors to work out examination reforms and assessment curriculums. The committee, below the chairmanship of VC GNDU, may even look into introduction of latest programs and digital schooling and can submit its report inside 60 days.

Underlining the necessity to preserve up with the transformation happening globally in schooling, the chief minister tasked the committee with drafting a plan to convey the state’s schooling system at par with the world. New and related programs must be recognized to be sure that the scholars are in tune with the modifications happening in world schooling, he stated.

The chief minister additionally directed that every one new schools within the state should begin lessons from educational session 2021-22.

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Reviewing the functioning of the Higher Education and Languages division, the Chief Minister Amarinder Singh directed the Secretary Higher Education to pace up the recruitment course of for filling up 931 posts of assistant professors within the authorities schools.

However, secretary Higher Education VK Meena stated that the method to fill these posts had been initiated after placing an “end to the complex litigation of over the past 17 years.”

Further, the state authorities has additionally allowed filling up of 1925 posts of assistant professors within the authorities aided schools, of which 1400 posts have already been stuffed, and out of those 410 academics have been regularised whereas that of 118 is below course of.


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