Ten universities, including Jammu university, have been selected for Rs. 1,000 crore funding under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA).
Jammu University, which has been selected for Rs. 100-crore funding under the Centre’s Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) to promote excellence, has set up three centers for entrepreneurship and skill development.
“One of the focus of the RUSA grant will be entrepreneurship and skill development sector. we have set up three such centers,” Vice Chancellor of Jammu University Manoj Dhar said.
He said that these are business incubation and innovation center, entrepreneurship and skill development center, and industry, academia interface center.
“We will focus on entrepreneurship and skill development. We want to make job creators rather than job seekers,” Mr. Dhar said.
Ten universities, including Jammu university, have been selected for Rs. 1,000 crore funding under RUSA.
Mr. Dhar said that children work hard to get jobs but there is a shortage of jobs. “We want to train such a human resource which will not only create economic opportunities and jobs for self but also create and offer jobs to others,” he added.
(Source – NDTV)