Mandatory teacher training has been prescribed as a necessary requirement for the promotion of the teachers working in technical institutions (degree and diploma level) under the 7th CPC AICTE Regulations 2019.
Through the IDEA Labs, AICTE wants to encourage students for application of Science, Technologies, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fundamentals towards enhanced hands-on experience and learning.
A number of scholarships are being offered by University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has issued guidelines for inclusive education for all including persons with disabilities.
The initiatives have been launched in new and emerging future technologies to skill, reskill, upskill, internship, apprenticeship and employment of one crore students.
The Ministry has directed UGC and AICTE to ask colleges to convene regular meetings of all potential/scholarship holders and advise them to apply for renewal immediately.
The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has introduced unifed credit framework-National Higher Equation Qualification Framework (NHEQF) / National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF)-for the movement from Professional/Vocational Education to Engineering and Technology.
In a circular, the All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE) has issued guidelines/Standard Operating Procedures (SoPs) which need to be followed by all its affiliated institutions and universities.
AICTE has urged various institutions to consider the candidature of students returned from Ukraine for the vacant seats available in the respective years so that the students can continue their studies.
The New Education Policy (NEP) envisages that all higher education institutions (HEIs) should evolve into autonomous universities by the year 2040 with individual enrolment of above 3,000.
The AICTE has also decided that two supernumerary seats per course will be reserved for Covid-orphaned children covered under the 'PM CARES' scheme in all affiliated polytechnic institutions from the upcoming academic session 2022-23.
As per the latest AICTE notice, a candidate should have passed minimum 3-years / 2-years (Lateral Entry) Diploma examination with at least 45 percent marks (40%o marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category SC/ST) in any branch of Engineering and Technology.
As per the latest notice, the last date for the submission of online applications under AICTE PG Scholarship Scheme has been extended up to February 28, 2022.
As per the Ministry of Education, the effort of the government is to create such an ecosystem in which along with educating the youth of India, they can be made employable.
The notice has been issued following several instances where students have been found going to foreign countries to obtain Under Graduate (UG) and Post Graduate (PG) degrees in Technical courses which are not recognised.