By Ganesh Bhatt
New Delhi, Apr 24 (IANS): Has anybody ever thought that one can get two levels at one go? Now, underneath the New Schooling Coverage, Indian college students have the liberty to take admission in diploma and commencement, or commencement and put up commencement concurrently.
The College Grants Fee has launched these adjustments within the Larger schooling.
For implementation of the coverage, universities must make large change within the attendance system. Preparations and guidelines will probably be made by the varsities to systematically organize the attendance of the scholars who go for two programs concurrently.
Moreover, the varsities must put together new calendar for written and sensible examinations.
Beneath the brand new schooling coverage, college students have the permission to use for a diploma and undergraduate course; one undergraduate course and one Publish graduate course; two put up graduate programs; two undergraduate programs, concurrently.
Not solely this, a put up graduate scholar can take admission in undergraduate course once more for the topic of their alternative. It implies that a scholar who has accomplished M.Sc after finishing B.Sc can take admission in commencement programme of his alternative.
Though additionally it is not like each scholar can do registration for 2 levels concurrently and in each curriculum additionally, twin diploma just isn’t attainable. For instance, PhD college students can’t register for commencement, diploma or put up commencement concurrently.
PhD college students even can’t go for 2 PhDs concurrently.
Academician and former Delhi College Professor D.S. Sharma stated, it isn’t crucial that the majority college students, who go for two levels, will be capable to do it.
Based on Sharma, “college students who’re doing common research have time constraints. They must spend 5 to 6 hours of their academic establishments, commuting time can also be there after which they’ve to return house and examine too. In such circumstances they hardly have any time for different actions.”
Will probably be fascinating to look at what number of college students will be capable to derive advantage of the scheme.
UGC president M Jagadesh Kumar stated there’s a guideline for twin diploma.
College students must needless to say whereas finding out for the 2 programs, there isn’t a battle within the courses. To keep away from that, the scholars must observe sure guidelines.
If the scholars need, they will go for one diploma by way of bodily mode and one other by way of open and distance studying or on-line mode.
Based on UGC, the scholars have one different choice underneath which they will go for two levels by way of open and distance studying and on-line programs.
As per UGC, it additionally not in order that twin diploma may be taken from on-line academic establishment. For that additionally, particular pointers have been formulated.
Twin levels by way of on-line mode may be solely given by establishments that are recognised by UGC or the Delhi authorities.
In common academic establishments, there’s a provision for getting twin levels. Though earlier than making use of for that, it must be determined that timings of each courses don’t conflict. If the scholars need they will go for two programs in separate universities or faculties.
The scholars are getting freedom to get two full time levels underneath Nationwide Schooling Coverage 2020.
Jagadesh Kumar stated this provision has been made in order that college students who’re excited about diverse topics can get benefitted.
Based on UGC, Indian Universities may also signal a memorandum with worldwide universities for the twin diploma programme.
Beneath Twin diploma programme, a scholar must get 30 per cent credit score rating from the worldwide college.
The colleges which have been granted 3.01 rating by Nationwide Evaluation and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and prime 100 universities underneath Nationwide Institute Rating Framework can begin this twin diploma programme.
Prof Jagadesh Kumar stated that for beginning twin diploma programme, academic establishments must signal MoU with prime 500 universities having QS World College Rating and Occasions Larger Schooling Rating.