Bhubaneswar, March 5 -- Bhubaneswar: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has issued important notice on faculty development programmes being conducted by Electronics and ICT Academies in the country.

These online programmes also being referred as Spring-Summer courses (February- April), at least 10 faculty development programmes (FDPs) in emerging technologies will be offered.

Out of the total 10, seven FDPs would be delivered in the online Live web-conferencing mode and the remaining three FDPs would be available in the Intelligent Self-Paced Education (iSPED) mode.

Earlier, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) in November 2014 had approved a Scheme for setting up of seven Electronics and ICT Academies in ...