HEIs will first plan to become multidisciplinary by 2030, HEIs aim to become multi-disciplinary, with at least one large multidisciplinary HEI in or near every district. The goal is to increase the Gross Enrolment Ratio from 26.3% (2018) to 50% by 2035, with larger student enrolments in the thousands for optimal resource utilization. The establishment of new HEIs and the expansion of existing ones will contribute to achieving these targets.
How EMBASE Pro Suit can help colleges implement the objectives and mandates of the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020?
1. NEP 2020 Compliance: EMBASE Pro Suit provides a comprehensive framework for colleges to align with NEP 2020 guidelines in their operations, curriculum, and assessment practices.
2. Flexible Program Structures: EMBASE Pro Suit provides tools for colleges to adapt their program structures according to the new guidelines. The platform supports the creation of undergraduate degree programs of 3 or 4 years, with multiple exit options and appropriate certifications (certificate, diploma) based on the completion of specific durations of study in a discipline or field.
3. Cluster university or autonomous: EMBASE can also assist cluster colleges in conducting examinations and issuing certificates. It provides a comprehensive platform for exam management, including exam schedules, question paper creation, result processing, and certificate generation, ensuring streamlined and efficient examination processes within the cluster.
4. Outcome-Based Education (OBE): The platform facilitates the implementation of OBE methodologies, allowing colleges to track and evaluate student progress based on predefined learning outcomes.
5. Course Attainment Mapping: EMBASE Pro Suit incorporates AI and machine learning algorithms to help colleges assess course attainment effectively. It assists in mapping student progress against specific learning outcomes, enabling data-driven decision-making.
6. Curriculum Design and Development: The platform offers tools for creating competency-based curricula aligned with NEP 2020 guidelines, emphasizing practical skills and experiential learning.
7. Learning Management System (LMS): EMBASE Pro Suit's robust LMS streamlines teaching and learning processes, providing an interactive and engaging learning environment for students and facilitating efficient course content delivery and management for educators.
8. Institutional Accreditation Support: EMBASE Pro Suit assists colleges in streamlining the accreditation process, providing a centralized repository for managing accreditation-related documents and simplifying compliance requirements.
9. Student and Faculty Portals: Personalized portals within the platform empower students to access course materials, track progress, and engage in collaborative activities. Faculty members can efficiently manage courses, communicate with students, and monitor academic performance.
10. Continuous Professional Development (CPD): EMBASE Pro Suit offers CPD modules for faculty members to enhance teaching skills, stay updated with emerging pedagogies, and promote professional growth.
11. Academic Bank of Credit (ABC) Integration: The platform facilitates the establishment of an ABC, digitally storing academic credits earned from recognized HEIs, promoting credit transfer, and degree awarding based on accumulated credits.
12. Implementation of Multidisciplinary Approach: EMBASE Pro Suit supports colleges in planning and transitioning towards multidisciplinary institutions, creating vibrant multidisciplinary communities, and expanding student enrolments.
13. Support for Underserved Regions: The platform assists in establishing HEIs in underserved regions, ensuring full access, equity, and inclusion in higher education.
14. Program Structure Flexibility: EMBASE Pro Suit enables colleges to adjust the lengths and structures of degree programs, offering multiple exit options and appropriate certifications, and promoting flexibility and customization.
15. Support for Master's Programs: The platform provides flexibility in designing and managing Master's programs, accommodating various durations and research-focused options as per NEP 2020 recommendations.
16. Model Multidisciplinary Universities: EMBASE Pro Suit supports the establishment and management of MERUs, helping colleges achieve the highest global standards in quality education through comprehensive tools for curriculum design, research project management, and academic administration.
17. Student Performance Analytics: The AI-powered analytics engine generates detailed reports and predictive analytics, providing valuable insights into student performance, strengths, weaknesses, and areas requiring additional support.
18. Transparent Communication Channels: The integrated messaging and notification system enhances communication between faculty, students, and administrators, ensuring seamless collaboration and timely updates throughout the campus community.
By leveraging the capabilities of EMBASE Pro Suit, colleges can effectively implement NEP 2020 guidelines, promote multidisciplinary education, enhance student outcomes, and create an inclusive and progressive educational environment.