Engineering Study in distance mode – Dhande Committee
On the basis of the directions issued by the Ministry, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has formed a committee headed by Prof. Sanjay Govind Dhande, former Director of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur to frame guidelines for Technical Education in Distance mode.
The committee has submitted an interim report on technical education distance mode, which was placed in the 79th Executive Committee Meeting of the AICTE held in December, 2012. The Executive Committee has deliberated on the interim report. The Dhande Committee is going to meet further on 22.3.2013 for the course of action to be finalized.