Knowledge Commission Chairman Dr. Kasturirangan to address
Mysuru: University of Mysore (UoM), in collaboration with Forum of Former Vice-Chancellors of State Universities of Karnataka (FVCK), Bengaluru, has organised a symposium on ‘National Education Policy-2019: Perspective on Higher Education’ at Rani Bahadur auditorium, Bahadur Institute of Management Sciences (BIMS), Hunsur Road, Manasagangothri, on July 9 at 11 am.
Former ISRO Chairman Dr. K. Kasturirangan, who is the Chairman of Karnataka Knowledge Commission and Chairman of the Committee that prepared the Draft National Education Policy, will speak on higher education.
He will focus on critical issues such as restructuring of institutional setting for higher education, leadership and governance, enhancing quality, financing of higher education and other critical issues. Prof. S.N. Hegde, President, FVCK, Bengaluru, will be the guest of honour. Prof. G. Hemantha Kumar, VC, UoM, will preside.