Cluster University Srinagar To Establish 2 Centres Of Excellence

SRINAGAR — The Cluster University Srinagar is going to establish two centres of excellence, "Cen­tre for Quantum computing and artificial intelligence," and "Centre for innovation and en­trepreneurship development".

The decision regarding es­tablishment of these centres was taken at the first meeting of the Academic Council that was convened under the chair­manship of Vice-Chancellor Cluster University, Sheikh Ja­vid Ahmad. The meeting was informed that Rs 1.75 cr per annum have been earmarked as seed money for this pur­pose. The Vice-Chancellor gave an overview of the university, its achievements and future programmes. The agenda dis­cussed during the proceedings of the meeting further pro­posed the introduction of new courses and programmes in the university such as Disaster Management, Public Admin­istration, Water Resource and Policy, Modern Spoken Persian, Social Work, Early Childhood Education and 3 years integrat­ed B.Ed - M.Ed courses.

Besides these, the introduc­tion of B. Tech courses in School of Engineering and Technol­ogy and the establishment of Evening School of Languages in Cluster University Srinagar from next academic session was agreed to be launched. The meeting was attended by Reg­istrar, Controller of Examina­tion, Deans of the University, Deans of Cluster University Jammu, Principals of constitu­ent colleges, Hods of the con­stituent colleges and nominees of Vice Chancellor.


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