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Quality in Higher Education : Issues and Challenges

  • Education

  • Author   :    Eds.: Tanya, T.K.Shandilya
    Year of Publication   :   2018
    ISBN   :   9789388147040
    Language   :   English
    Binding   :   Hard Bound
    Pages   :   248
    Size   :   23 cms
    Categories   :   New Books, Education, 2018
    Price  :  1150

    About the Book :

    The book entitled “Quality in Higher Education—Issues and Challenges” is an attempt to deal with such debatable and burning topic not only for less developed states, but for the whole country. Economists and researchers from different backgrounds and corners of the country have contributed their research papers. The coverage of this book is quite comprehensive, the research papers do not study the results of ongoing problems of higher education, but an attempt has also been made to provide futuristic insights too. The scholars have tried their level best to highlight the various issues related with higher education. This book may prove a better material to carve out and plan new milestones in the field of higher education. The present structure of higher education, specially in the university system is unable to produce a pace of research temperament in students and stakeholders.

    Contents : Quest for Quality in Higher Education; Higher Education under Era of Globalization; Facets for Quality in Higher Education; Drive to Develop Higher Education in Terms of Relevance and Quality; Higher Education; Virtual Learning Environment Scenario in Higher Education (Web-based Learning); Role of Higher Education in Personality Development; Role of Higher Education in National Development; Role of Higher Education in Skill Development; Higher Education of Our Country; Higher Education in India; Relevance of India’s Higher Education; Growth and Development of Indian Higher Education System; Present Status of Indian Higher Education; Higher Education in Bihar; Higher Education Scenario in Bihar; Changing Scenario of Women’s Education in Bihar; Impact of Higher Education on Women Empowerment; Climbing the Cliff or Bridging the Gap; Impetus to Independence—Role of Higher Education; New Methodology of Assessment and Accreditation of Indian Higher Education Institutions by NAAC; Contribution of Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya in Higher Education; Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya and Value Education; Implementation of Best Practices for the Promotion of Quality Services in Academic Libraries.

    About the Editors

    Tanya Sharma is M.A. in Economics from Patna University, Patna (Bihar). As an outstanding student and having an interest in the economic condition of Bihar in particular and the national and international economic scenario in general, Tanya has witnessed different economic policies on the part of the Government and has comprehended the problems at the level of their execution. Tanya is contributing to the upliftment of the economic condition of nation be it at the policy level or at the level of execution through her academic writings and activities. Tanya has a brilliant academic career and she has contributed the economic fraternity of the nation by participating in different conferences, seminars and her scholarly papers.

    Prof. Tapan Kumar Shandilya, M.A. (Gold Medalist), Ph.D., is presently the Principal of College of Commerce, Arts & Science, Patna, Bihar which is a constituent unit of the newly formed Patliputra University (Formerly Magadh University) and is a NAAC Reaccredited grade ‘A’ college.  Prior to this Prof. Shandilya has been the Principal of T.P.S. College, Patna and G.D. College, Begusarai, Bihar. Prof. Shandilya had also been the Vice-Chancellor of V.K.S. University, Ara and Nalanda Open University, Patna. He has also been the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of V.K.S. University, Ara and T.M. Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur. Dr. Shandilya has been the president of Indian Economic Association (IEA).

    Prof. Shandilya has a vast experience of teaching as well as research of about three decades. He has guided about 4 dozen Ph.D. Research Scholars and has about 100 publications to his credit. He has also been awarded a UGC Project and has authored/edited about twenty books.

    Prof. Shandilya has been actively associated with various National Associations like LEA, EAB and the ISLE. Besides being a regular participant and presenter, both contributed and invited, in various National and International Seminars all over the country, Prof. Shandilya himself has the expertise and experience of organizing about twenty-five Conferences/Seminars.

    Prof. Shandilya has also been a visiting faculty in various reputed intuitions across the country and has also been a member of syndicate of various universities of Bihar. He has also been a member of several academic bodies, examination boards, Academic Councils as well as the advisory board of various institutions and journals of much repute. Prof. Shandilya, has also been a member of Innovation and the Syllabus Formation Committee and Ph.D. Examiner in various Universities across the country. He is not only a highly reputed academician, but also an excellent administrator

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