National Himachal Pradesh Education Summit & Awards 2014
India’s First Himachal Pradesh State Level Education Summit & Awards – National Himachal Pradesh Education AwardsTM 2014, a subset of National Education AwardsTM held at Shimla on 19th April, 2014
Shimla – 19th April, 2014- CMAI Association of India and Himachal Pradesh University today announced National Himachal Pradesh Education Summit & Awards TM duly supported by AICTE, AIU (Association of Indian Universities), NIELIT (DOEACC), Government of India MSME/MNRE/DIT and various industry associations at Seminar Hall, Law Department, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla.
This is for the first time in Himachal Pradesh. Prof. A.D.N. Bajpai, Vice Chancellor, HPU inaugurated the same.
The College and Institutes selected out from this award are directly nominated to National Education Awards to be held in Delhi in July, 2014. Students selected out of declamation contest on Intellectual Property Rights, Responsibilities and Opportunities will get chance for free sponsorship to visit Telecom Exhibition at Singapore, Taiwan, China.
The CMAI National Himachal Pradesh Education AwardsTM 2014 were presented by a galaxy of VIPs including Hon’ble Dr. Prof. A.D.N. Bajpai, Vice Chancellor, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla ; Hon’ble Mrs Suneeta Mukherjee, IAS ( Retd.) Former UNFPA representative; Mr. Suneet Tuli, CEO Datawind and Mr. Saket Modi, CEO Lucideus
CMAI is providing skills and trainings for cyber security courses and cyber forensics. CMAI is also promoting vocational courses under AICTE- NVQEF as approved by HRD Ministry. There are 34 course lines in this and they are integrated with regular studies at seven levels from CLASS IX to degree. Students are not required to study additionally, bit the vocational courses are integral with regular studies.
In HP there are several colleges and institutions which have come up across the State offering a number of courses in various streams like engineering, medical, business management, under graduate courses and many more. There are institutes who are focusing their energies on overall quality of education and making their students more employable so that they can make meaningful contribution towards making India a true superpower in the coming years.
CMAI and Himachal Pradesh University recognized the achievement of some of the institutions who have contributed significantly towards the growth of the education sector in India in the recent times for their betterment of Work in future.
CMAI is actively engaged in promotion of education, cyber security and vocational courses under National Vocational Education Qualification Framework, which is changing the landscape of our Country. This programme enables combining the vocational courses as a part of formal education and is duly approved by Ministry of HRD.
CMAI organizes for the last eight years NTA ICT World Communication Awards and National Education Awards during May. This year these will be held on 8th May, 2014 at Siri Fort Auditorium. The awards would be presented by Dr Hamadoun Toure, Secretary General, International Telecom Union, Geneva and Prof Tim Unwin, CEO, Commonwealth Telecom organization UK with Minister of Communications and IT, India and galaxy of other VIPs. These awards are supported by AICTE, Govt. of India, MNRE/DeIT/DOT and all industry associations. Earlier CMAI has conducted State Education Awards for Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Punjab, Haryana, Andhra Pradesh and Jharkhand. Details are available at the website www.nationaleducationaward.com.
Photos of Awardees are give –