The largest technical university in the state, Gujarat Technological University on Tuesday launched new online courses on Vedic Indian knowledge systems.
These 12 new courses include the study of Vedas, ancient architecture, Indian arts, Dharma and religion, Political Science, Arthashastra and global footprints of Indian diaspora among others in collaboration with the Pune-based Bhishma School of Indic Studies.
GTU vice-chancellor professor Navin Sheth, terming it as a part of National Education Policy 2020 said that the university has resolved to present the traditions and heritage of ancient India in front of today’s society.
K.N Kher, GTU registrar stated that they have been receiving inquiries for courses like Vastu Shastra even from abroad.
These courses are run under the aegis of the Dharohar-GTUs Centre for Indian knowledge system established six months back. Talking about career opportunities for these courses, Kshitij Patukale, founder-director of Bhishma School of Indic Studies said that there are opportunities in the education sector.
With stress on Indian knowledge systems in the NEP, there will be a huge demand for academicians and faculty.
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