Girls’s training will get a lift within the Union Territory (UT) as it’s going to get its first engineering faculty for ladies. The present Girls’s Polytechnic Faculty at Lawspet, Puducherry has been upgraded to an Engineering Faculty.
Based on a authorities notification, the school could have BTech programs in Architectural Assistantship, Laptop Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication, and Electrical and Electronics Engineering with 60 college students every. It would even have B.Com with equal consumption. Admissions for the tutorial 12 months 2022-23 will begin by CENTAC (Centralized Admission Committee). It’s the third engineering faculty of UT.
After a gradual decline within the variety of college students, the federal government determined to improve the Polytechnic Faculty. Within the final tutorial 12 months solely 50 college students took admission by which whole is 190. In all, solely 200 college students are learning within the faculty, when the quantity ought to have been 570.
The brand new faculty was introduced by Training Minister A Namasviyam over the last funds session.
Its infrastructure was upgraded with Rs 2 crore supplied by the central authorities as a part of the conversion of polytechnics into engineering faculties, a scheme by the All India Council for Technical Training (AICTE). With nearly 90 per cent of the school being certified as per AICTE norms, the federal government approached it for approval.
After 4 rounds of inspection, AICTE issued orders on 10 July approving the improve. Will probably be affiliated to Puducherry Technical College. An official stated that the BCom will likely be affiliated to Pondicherry College alone.
Ladies will nonetheless have the chance to review diploma programs at Motilal Nehru Authorities Polytechnic (MNGP) Faculty, a co-educational establishment. An official stated that the MNGP had admitted solely 251 college students final 12 months, whereas the admissions ought to have been 400. This fashion there will likely be higher utilization of sources and there will likely be much less duplication of use of funds.