JGU Vice Chancellor to give a talk on "Excellence in Higher Education in India: Institution Building for Nation Building " at the King's India Institute, King's College, -

February 02, 2014

The talk, by Professor C Raj Kumar as part of the lunch hour session, will focus on the attempts to develop a sound higher education system in India that addresses issues relating to quality, quantity, accessibility, and equity at the same time. The focus on the need for the expansion of the higher education system through the establishment of universities and degree awarding colleges to increase the gross enrollment ratio has resulted in institutionalisation of mediocrity across Indian universities and colleges.