Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA)

RUSA

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on October 3 approved the Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA), a Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) for reforming the state higher education system. During the 12th Plan period, 80 new universities would be created by converting autonomous colleges/colleges in a cluster to State universities. 100 new colleges, … [Read more...]

GoM Approves Restructuring Of Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Chidambaram

The Union Cabinet on June 20 decided to restructure the existing Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS)/ Additional Central Assistance (ACA) schemes in the Twelfth Five Year Plan into 66 schemes, including Flagship programmes. This includes 17 Flagship programmes with significant outlays for major interventions required in health, education, irrigation, urban … [Read more...]