15 IIITs Declared as Institutes of National Importance (Download PDF)

()

Download PDF of This Page (Size: 190.69 K)

15 IIITs set up under the Public- Private Partnership mode were granted a degree as the Cabinet approved a bill that declares them as institutions of national importance. Decision in this regard was taken by Union Cabinet meeting chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.

15 Indian Institutes of Information Technology

15 Indian Institutes of Information Technology

15 Indian Institutes of Information Technology

Highlights:

  • Bill will declare the existing Indian Institutes of Information Technology in PPP as ’Institutions of National Importance with powers to award degrees.
  • It will also cater the emerging needs of the industry.
  • Economy as a whole for skilled technical manpower from the talent pool of trained personnel of the institutes.
  • Institutions to grant degrees to their students in the academic courses.
  • First batch of undergraduate students will be passing out in the academic year 2017.
  • Union Cabinet had approved scheme of setting up of 20 new IIITs in PPP.

Fifteen IIITs Are:

Fifteen IIITs are on Map of India

Fifteen IIITs Are on Map of India

Fifteen IIITs are on Map of India

- Published/Last Modified on: March 20, 2017

Policy-Governance

Monthy-updated, fully-solved, large current affairs-2018 question bank(more than 2000 problems): Quickly cover most-important current-affairs questions with pointwise explanations especially designed for IAS, CBSE-NET, Bank-PO and other competetive exams.