Jamia Millia Islamia University is all set to introduce two more diploma courses in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning and Solar Energy from the upcoming session.
These two courses will be introduced to generate employment opportunities for the youth under the Scheme of Community Colleges and have 50 seats each.
“The UGC has approved the university’s proposals and sanctioned INR 90 lakhs for the Bachelor Vocational in Solar Energy and INR 61.56 lakhs for Diploma in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning for a period of two years,” Jamia spokesperson Mukesh Ranjan said.
The grant-in-aid will be used to set up labs, workshops, classrooms and procurement of teaching material, machinery, equipment besides other recurring expenses, he added.
The UGC is implementing the Scheme of Community Colleges in universities and colleges to impart skill-based vocational education and training to learners through credit-based modular programs with industry partnership.
It targets senior secondary school pass-outs interested in directly entering the workforce and has training and education programs for local employers. The scheme aims to provide upgrades and certification of traditional/acquired skills of learners irrespective of their age.
JMIU also introduced 4 new courses for session 2015-16, please visit following Link – https://scoop.eduncle.com/jmiu-4-new-courses/