Workshop on capacity building conducted in Srinagar

Srinagar (J&K), Mar 15 (ANI): A one-day capacity building workshop was organised at the Islamia College Srinagar on March 14 to device vocational and integrated programs in the colleges of Jammu and Kashmir. Officers from the higher education department, faculties of the Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad, officials from National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and principals of government degree colleges of Jammu and Kashmir took part in the workshop. “This workshop was conducted for identifying the area where we can partner with institutions like NTPC and IIM Ahmedabad who have come here in Jammu and Kashmir to discuss what can be done for education quality improvement programs with the principles and vice-chancellors of the universities,” said Secretary Higher Education, Talat Parvez. “The association of NTPC and IIM Ahmedabad is going to enrich the higher education department of Jammu and Kashmir and colleges to device some vocational and integrated programs of regular degree programs for internships, apprenticeship, leadership programs, faculty development programs,” he added.