Proceedings of the Commissioner of Collegiate Education,
Present: Sri G.N Rao, I.A.S
Education – Establishment of Jawahar Knowledge Centers (JKCs) in Certain Private
Unaided Degree Colleges
in the State under the jurisdiction of the JKC Monitoring Cell, Commissionerate
of Collegiate Education, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh - Orders issued – Reg.
Higher Education Department.
Lr.No. 10 / JKC / CIO / 2007- 08, Dated: 29.01.2008
The Commissionerate of Collegiate Education is the administrative
head for all Degree Colleges in the State. Jawahar Knowledge Centres (JKCs) are
excellent finishing Schools instituted in 2005
by the Government of Andhra Pradesh with a mission to provide employment opportunities
to the students in Govt. Degree Colleges of the state. With an intention
of bridging the gap between academics and industry and train our students in weak
areas like analytical skills and communication skills, the JKCs in Degree Colleges
have evolved into a useful preparing platform.
Inspired by JKCs ability to deliver according to the demands of global job
market, the Govt. intends to diversify the benefits of this project to Pvt. Aided
& Unaided Degree colleges also across the state of Andhra Pradesh. Govt. in
their Memo 1st cited , decided that the
Commissioner of Collegiate Education is solely responsible for implementing the
JKC programs in all Degree Colleges ( Government, Private Aided and Private Unaided)
in Andhra Pradesh.
Hence, the Commissioner of Collegiate Education is pleased
to extend the status of JKC to the Colleges mentioned in the Annexure, subject to
the conditions laid down by the JKC Monitoring Cell, O/o CCE, A.P., Hyderabad vide
reference second cited. The training to the mentors by the JKC Monitoring Cell,
O/o CCE, AP.,
will be given in the month of July 2008. The JKC programs at College level shall
be commenced from June 2008. All these JKCs (as mentioned in the Annexure) will
have to function under the jurisdiction of the nodal JKCs established in Govt. Degree
Colleges across the state. All other details in connection with JKC activities will
be informed through nodal JKCs from
time to time.
In this connection, the Correspondents/Principals of Pvt.
Aided and Pvt. Unaided Degree Colleges at the address entry are categorically informed
that no financial aid will be provided by the Govt. for either establishing JKCs
and its maintenance now or in future.
The Principals and JKC Coordinators are instructed to follow the
guidelines of JKC Monitoring Cell scrupulously. The Correspondents/Principals shall
bestow their personal attention on JKC activities and any deviations from the guidelines
pertaining to JKC will result in with drawing the JKC status without any notice
besides initiating suitable action. Please visit our website:
www.apcce.gov.in for any other information. For any further details and
enquiries, they may contact DR. David Kumar Rapaka, Chief
Information Officer, Ph:
9989334981 & 9989334982.
Commissioner of Collegiate
of Collegiate Education
The Correspondents / Principals of Pvt. Colleges as per the