Graded autonomy to Board of Governors — IIT council forms 4 groups for NEP-related issues

The Print | Feb 22, 2021 at 4:59 PM
  • From graded autonomy to empowered and accountable Board of Governors (BOG), the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Council on Monday constituted four working groups to work on several issues related to implementation of the new National Education Policy (NEP).
  • The working groups will work on areas including graded autonomy, empowered and accountable BoG and director, grooming distinguished academics for directorship of IITs, reform and restructuring of the academic senate and innovative funding mechanisms.
  • The minister asked IITs to develop Institute Development Plan as envisioned in NEP 2020 to improve the mobility of faculty between institution and industry.