The UGC has launched a scheme on skill development based higher education as part of college-university education, leading to Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc) degree with lateral entry and multiple exit options at Diploma/Advanced Diploma level under the NSQF. The B.Voc. program is focused on universitied and colleges providing undergraduate studies which would also incorporate specific job roles and their NOSs along with broad based general education. This would enable the graduates completing B.Voc. to make a meaningful participation in accelerating India’s economy by gaining appropriate employment, becoming entrepreneurs and creating appropriate knowledge.
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