Benefits of an Autonomous
What is UGC Autonomous
Autonomy may be defined as a functional status given to the Institutions, by the University Grants Commission (UGC) by giving greater flexibility towards purely academic development for improving an academic standards and excellence.An Autonomous Institution carries a prestigious image for the students and the teachers.
- It can determine and prescribe its own courses of study and syllabi, restructure and redesign the courses to suit local needs.
- It can also offer need based short term courses for the benefit of the students.
- It can use modern tools of educational technology to achieve higher standards and greater creativity.
- It can also promote healthy practices such as community service, extension activities, projects for the benefit of the society at large.