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Follow Nalanda's mission to improve education quality: Tripura CM

IANS  |  Agartala 

on Tuesday underlined the need to improve the quality of by following the model of the ancient University.

"The educational pattern of ancient University must be followed to improve the quality of Quality of is the need of the hour," said after inaugurating a 30-day faculty induction training programme organised by the of University.

He said: "is a small nation. But due to its technical and non-technical knowledge this tiny country is well acknowledged by the entire world. might be a small state, but if we become a model in education and knowledge the other parts of the world would give us due importance."

The training programme was undertaken under the scheme of National Mission on Teachers and Teaching scheme.

The had launched the ambitious scheme in March 2015 with a budget of Rs 900 crore for the 12th Plan period.

The is the first varsity in the entire northeastern region to implement the mission.

"To make the one of the best educational institutions, the is ready to do whatever is needed. It is keen to see the university produce best students for the welfare of the society and the country," the added.

said in many countries such teachers and teaching scheme does not exist.

"To improve the quality of teaching, the new scheme would be a great instrument," the added.

The University Sanit Roy also spoke in the function.

The scheme's goals included setting up, among other things, 30 schools, five centres of excellence for curriculum and pedagogy, two Inter-for Education, 25 teaching learning centres and five centres of excellence in science and mathematics.



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First Published: Tue, March 13 2018. 15:48 IST