The 15th Executive Committee (EC) meeting of the Central University of Kashmir (CUK) was held here on Saturday with officiating Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din, in chair.
"The Council approved the launch of Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc) programme in Retail and Logistics Management and Tourism and Hospitality in the university from this academic session", a Varsity spokesman said in a statement today.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Mehraj ud Din said the university has added integrated Science programmes from the current academic session and was contemplating to launch more programmes in near future.
He said the university was keen to shift its academic activities to the permanent campus at Ganderbal. "The work on the Pre Engineered Buildings would be started soon and after its completion, the academic departments would be shifted to the designated campus," he said.
He informed the meeting that Chief Minister, Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, also visited the campus and assured to provide 1000 additional kanals of land for the construction purposes.