John Hopkins University to offer cardiology, diabetology and rheumatology courses through distance education for the first time in India. Prachi Rege reports.
While a majority of educationists welcome the Union Government’s decision of replacing the Distance Education Council with University Grants Commission for regulating open and distance learning.
Aligarh Muslim University has sanctioned the establishment of five study centres of distance education in different parts of the country.
In a message at the convocation function of the Indira Gandhi National Open University, Sibal said that distant education can help in achieving the gross enrollment ratio of 30 percent by 2020.
A 14-year-old computer whizkid
has been enrolled for a Master of Computer Applications
programme in the School of Distance Education in Bharathiar
To enhance the standard of
distance education, the Government today indicated that it was
mulling putting in place a regulatory mechanism and bringing
changes in the body which coordinates such programmes.
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