By - 10 March 2022
10 March 2022
NEW DELHI: The University Grants Commission (UGC) in its latest recommendation has proposed that all higher education institutions must offer a compulsory course in community engagement for all undergraduate and postgraduate students so that they get to understand rural culture, lifestyles, and causes for distress and poverty faced by vulnerable households.
The recommendation is part of the UGC’s revised draft guidelines titled for ‘Fostering social responsibility and community engagement in higher education institutions (HEIs) in India’ issued last week. The draft guidelines have been issued as a part of the implementation of the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020.Read More