Need introspection

Apropos news item regarding teacher-student ratio (GK: March 23, 2013). No discrimination. Yes. It is not intentional, but needs introspection. It's a loose-win situation. Disadvantage is to the tune of 16.9%. The other side is accordingly advantageous. The gap is being filled up by the faculty hired on academic arrangement year-to-year. Jammuites prefer professional and technical programmes. Such avenues are available there. That is why their enrollment in academic courses is far behind. They are conscious of employability. A large number of less experienced non-regular teachers are engaged in Kashmir Division. Further Jammu University is liberal as regards the introduction of more PG prorammes in colleges. That is why more posts are created based on requirement. We must  rationalise regular faculty across all colleges based on student enrollment in order to ensure equity. We must improve eligibility quotient (NET, SET, PhD) for recruitment through the PSC. Moreover we should have due share on merit based enhanced Employability Quotient.
Dr. Nazir Ahmad Gilkar
gilkarna@rediffmail.com

Lastupdate on : Wed, 3 Apr 2013 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Wed, 3 Apr 2013 18:30:00 GMT
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