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Academic institutions like IIM’s, IIT’s and IISC to get new foreign faculty

Today:- Under the GIAN (Global Initiative of Academic Networks.) programme, some of India’s academic premiere institutions like IIM’s, IIT’s , IISC, NIT, etc, will have foreign faculty this year.
IIT-Kharagpur was given the opportunity for merging with institutions like IIt’s, IIm’s etc under GIAN.
The role of foreign faculty is to participate in delivering short and long term semesters.
The programme will lay emphasis on developing new pedagogic methods in emerging topics of national and international interest.
According to IIT Kharagpur director, Professor PP Chakraborty,they have planned around 500 courses by foreign teachers with a budget of 35 crores.
By: Teennews1 Network Team

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