BHUPINDER SINGH HOODA
CHIEF MINISTER, HARYANA,CHANDIGARH.Dated : 24.02.2009
Technical education plays a vital role in the socio-economicdevelopment of the country in the present age of knowledge basedeconomy.In the past four years, our endeavor has been to further strengtheninfrastructure of Technical institutes in the State so as to keep pace withthe changing scenario. We have taken effective steps to equip technicalwith latest equipments and computers, buildings & appropriate faculty asper the revised curricula. The network of the technical institutions hasbeen expended by setting up new technical and capacity of such existinginstitutions has been enhanced. Emphasis has been laid on trainingstudents in such a manner that they easily get employment. Meritscholarships / fee waivers for every topper in every discipline in everyGovt./Govt. aided and private technical institute are being provided tostudents. SC candidates are also being reimbursed tuition fees. Efforts arebeing made to cope up with the quantitative and qualitative requirementsof trained manpower of industries within and outside the State.
Haryana is the first State to introduce “On Line Off Campus”
counseling, Online Payment System with Call Centre Support Services forall technical course including diploma education.Department of Technical Education, Haryana has received
appreciation at National level and won “Golden Icon Award 2007
Nihilent “Best e
-Governed Project (Excel
lent Project) Award” for
2007-2008 for e-governance initiatives.I wish a bright career for all students.
(Bhupinder Singh Hooda)