A delegation comprising faculty members and students of Department of Bioresources, University of Kashmir (KU) called on Principal Secretary, School Education Department, Asgar Hassan Samoon here on Friday.
The delegation was led by Head of the department, Dr Manzoor A Mir. It submitted a comprehensive proposal regarding introduction of Bioresources at +2 level in School Education department which was thoroughly discussed during the meeting.
The syllabi, scope and need for introduction of skill enhanced courses like Bioresources was also discussed during this meeting. While interacting with the delegation, the Principal Secretary said Bioresources was having a lot of scope and efforts would be made to introduce it as a separate subject at +2 level in School Education.
Moreover, Samoon directed the delegation to conduct a webinar on need of skill based courses in the education department keeping in view New Education Policy-2020 (NEP-2020).
He also asked the delegation to submit a comprehensive proposal for collaborative training of students for skill based programs with different agencies of the government.