Sri G. Jagadish Reddy, Honourable Minister for Education visited TSCHE on 22-07-2019
A Delegation of British Council of India led by Ms. Janaki Pushpanathan, Director, South India, British Council called on Hon’ble Minister for Education, Government of Telangana Sri. G Jagadish Reddy garu today i.e. on 22.07.2019 at the office of Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) and interacted with Prof. T Papi Reddy, Chairman, TSCHE, Prof. R Limbadri, Prof. V Venkata Ramana, Vice Chairmen, TSCHE and Sri. O Narsimha Reddy, Member, TSCHE.
The Delegation expressed its keen interest to collaborate with the State of Telangana in the areas of school, Technical Education and Higher Education. The Delegation complimented the TSCHE and the initiatives being taken to enhance quality and Internationalisation of Higher Education.
They identified broadly the following areas :
1. Capacity building of Teachers (Train the Trainers)
2. Promoting Internationalisation and Academic exchanges through active student participation in various events, seminars, symposiums etc.
3. Promoting , innovation, incubation and employability in Higher Education.
TSCHE also explained the initiatives being taken in the field of Higher Education.
The British Council Delegations felicitated the Hon’ble Minister and extended the invitation for participation in the Education World forum to be held on 21-22, January’2020 in London. Further, the delegation informed the Minister that 15 Vice Chancellors from several Universities in UK would be visiting Hyderabad and a Joint workshop will be held in association with TSCHE to share the Best Practices of Telangana Government and the UK Universities in the Field of Higher Education
TSCHE also informed the proposed action plan for internationalisation of Higher Education by extending scholarships and promoting studies in Research in High-tech and innovative fields of study.
Earlier in the day the Delegation met the important Officials of Government namely., Dr. B P Acharya, DG, MHRD, Sri. Jayesh Ranjan, IAS, Principal Secretary to Government, IT&C Dept., Dr. B Janardhan Reddy, IAS, Secretary to Government, Education Department, Sri. Navin Mittal, IAS, Commissioner of Collegiate & Technical Education, Government of Telangana.