To facilitate awareness and effective implementation of National Education Policy (NEP), the Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering (VVCE), Gokulam 3rd Stage, Mysuru, had organised a "One-day Symposium on National Education Policy 2020 on September 27.
The inauguration was at the Sports Complex, VVCE campus. The symposium was inaugurated by Prof Karisiddappa, Vice-Chancellor, VTU, Belagavi in the presence of Suttur Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Swamiji and Sri Someshwaranatha Swamiji, Sri Adichunchanagiri Shakha Math, Mysuru.
Chamaraja Constituency MLA L Nagendra was the guest of honour.
The dignitaries inaugurated the newly built Sports Complex and Hostel block' situated in the premises of VVCE. The book authored by Gundappa Gowda on "Nammuru, Namma Hemme Kumbarakoppal" was released on the occasion.
As part of the symposium, a panel discussion on "Effective Implementation of NEP 2020 for autonomous and non-autonomous institutions featuring stakeholders from the education and policy ecosystem was held in the afternoon session. The discussion helped to identify key challenges, issues and concerns by bringing them to reality. Also, the panel probed the ground realities in the current Indian education system and the implications of the proposed policy,
Prof Karisiddappa, Vice Chancellor, VTU, Belagavi, University of Mysore Vice Chancellor Prof G Hemanth Kumar, Prof K Bhyrappa, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Adichunchanagiri University, Bellur, Mandya district., Prof Vidyashankar S. Vice-Chancellor KSOU, Mysuru, Prof TV Kattiman Vice-Chancellor, Central Tribal University, Andhra Pradesh, Prof S N Hegde former Vice Chancellor, University of Mysore and Prof Lingaraj Gandhi Vice Chancellor, Bangalore City University, Bengaluru, were the eminent speakers for the panel discussion.