By Muslim Mirror News,
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, the Former President of India will address the “NORTH EAST COLLEGE PRINCIPALS’ CONCLAVE (NCPC)-2014” on 23rd July, 2014 at Techno City, University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya (USTM). This conclave have been organized by USTM in association with Assam College Principals’ Council (ACPC) with an aim to streamline the education institutions, knowing each other’s potentials & working together for the promotion of educational scenario of the region.
After his visit from USA, Mr. M. Hoque, Chancellor of USTM had met Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam at his office at Delhi. Dr. Kalam had appreciated the efforts & achievements of Mr. Hoque in the field of Education and accepted the invitation which will boost up the morale of every individual associated with Hoque’s organization.
The highlight of the conclave will be a Seminar on “Higher Education in North East with reference to Rashtriya Uchchatar Siksha Abhiyan (RUSA)” to discuss various issues related to the implementation of RUSA.
The main objective of this conclave is to discuss with the Principals with up to date knowledge of Projects related to the development of educational infrastructure, getting funds for different projects given by UGC & other Govt. departments for the benefit of their respective colleges and the students community as a whole.
This conclave will also create a bridge between USTM and the Degree colleges as the University will assure these colleges to extend all kinds of IT support especially for the Colleges situated at rural remote areas. USTM plans to offer the proposal of making websites for these colleges free of cost.
More than one thousand college principals of all the Degree Colleges of Assam as well as the other NE states, teachers and renowned academicians of the region are expected to participate in the conclave. A large number of college & school students will also attend the address of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.
Dr. Kalam will address the Principals emphasizing on Science, Innovation & other related issues to be cultured in educational institutions for the greater benefit of the students of the region as well as the country which will be a step towards Technological advancement to make India a developed country.
The conclave was earlier scheduled to be held on 12th July, after Dr. Kalam’s acceptance of invitation, it has been rescheduled on 23rd July, 2014. All the principals may contact the Organizing Secretary, NCPC-2014 for any kind of queries.