HYDERABAD: There was been a lukewarm response to undergraduate admissions with the completion of the second one section of Degree Online Services Telangana (DOST) 2019.
While 70,153 college students have exercised their web options within the first section, in the 2nd phase simplest 31,790 authentications had been made.
This 12 months 3.Eight lakh seats are up for grabs in levels faculties throughout the State.
P Laxma Reddy, chairman, Association for Strengthening of Private Initiative in Rural Education (ASPIRE), blamed postpone in Eamcet counseling for the negative reaction.
“Students who’ve secured ranks in Eamcet gained’t get their choice of route or college. And those who want to take their choice after knowing what they’re being provided in engineering will subsequently come to DOST. A massive quantity of students have also regarded for supplementary tests and are expecting their effects and will also flow from MPC or BiPC to Commerce at degree,” he introduced.
In any case, Reddy stated that the entire occupancy of seats in degree colleges will now not exceed 2 lakh, as became in DOST 2018.
“Even those who be part of the course, eight-10 according to cent of them drop out by means of the cease of the primary semester,” stated G Nagaiah, president, Private Degree Colleges Association.
He added that it’s no longer simply admissions, the Telangana State Council of Higher Education isn’t interested in degree training.
Final year diploma students have lost the opportunity to use in national institutions as the degree tests are nevertheless underway, he alleged.
Most establishments ask for provisional certificates via the beginning of July, he brought.
“By making the admission technique online, the whole procedure ought to be completed in a shorter time however here tests are going on until June and the new consultation starts simplest in September and via that time PG admissions some other place inside u. S. A. Might near,” he stated.
Prof R Limbadri, convenor of DOST and vice-chairman TSCHE, denied that there may be fall in numbers as compared to the previous years.
TSCHE to deliver uniformity in Under Graduate framework
The TSCHE meanwhile has decided to introduce a few changes from this educational year in a bid to make the UG publications extra relevant and in-line with the industry requirement.
CBCS can be revised this 12 months in conjunction with the advent new framework for the syllabus. “The overall direction credit will be a hundred and fifty phrases from the 2019-20 educational years onwards for all BA, BCom and BSc guides. In the Grading device additionally, we determined that some have ninety-one hundred as A+ and other eighty – one hundred for the same grade, making scaling of marks hard,” defined Prof Limbadri.
Taking a step on this direction OU, for instance, has determined to provide online guides thru MOOCs in statistics science Artificial intelligence, pc programming, or even soft abilities.
“The consciousness changed into on bringing such modifications within the curriculum that would useful resource students to get employment and cause them to enterprise-ready,” stated Prof Ramchandram, VC.