Special Issue on Higher Education in India

Posted by Dr Desh Raj Sirswal on April 9, 2014 at 2:15 AM

Call for Papers Milestone Education Review (The Journal of Ideas on Educational & Social Transformation) ISSN: 2278-2168 Respected Faculty/Scholar/Professor, Milestone Education Review (The Journal of Ideas on Educational & Social Transformation) is an online peer-reviewed bi-annual journal of Milestone Education Society (Regd.) Pehowa (Kurukshetra). For us education refers to any act or experience that has a formative effect on the mind, character, or physical ability of an individual. The role of education must be as an instrument of social change and social transformation. Social transformation refers to large scale of social change as in cultural reforms and transformations. The first occurs with the individual, the second with the social system. This journal offers an opportunity to all academicians including educationist, social-scientists, philosophers and social activities to share their views. Each issue contains about 100 pages. This is a special call for papers for Milestone Education Review, Year 05, No. 02 (October, 2014) issue. Theme: Higher Education in India The education system in India, especially Higher Education is rapidly changing due to the policies of privatization followed by the Govt. of India. This accompanied by the thrust on increasing the enrolment ratio in higher education, has helped in opening of more colleges and universities based upon public, private and public-private funding models. The influx of foreign universities also expected to challenge the existing curricula and notions about higher education. In light of the above, the coming issue of Higher Education by Milestone Education Review will aim at a comprehensive understanding of the contemporary issues in higher education in India. Article/Research papers are invited on the following themes: 1. Challenges before Indian Higher Education 2. RUSA – the Concept and Practical Implications 3. Higher Education and Challenges of Globalization 4. Higher Education and Character building of the Youth 5. Employability of the Youth in the Current System of Education 6. Changing Meaning and Ideologies in the Philosophy of Education 7. Gender Sensitization and Awareness of Human Rights through Higher Education 8. Higher Education and Social Implications 9. Any other issue related to Higher Education Kindly submit your original/unpublished articles on the above themes . Guest Editor: Dr. Manoj Kumar, Assistant Professor, P.G. Department of Sociology, P.G.Govt. College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh. ([email protected]) Last date for paper submission: 31st August, 2014 Format of Submission: The paper should be typewritten preferably in Times New Roman with 12 font size (English) in MS-Word 2003-2007. They should be typed on one side of the paper, double spaced with ample margins. The authors should submit the hard copy along with a CD (or email) and a certificate of originality of the paper to be sent to the editorial address. Kindly use APA Reference Style. All contributions to the Journal, other editorial enquiries and books for review are to be sent to: Dr. Desh Raj Sirswal, Near Guaga Maidi, Balmiki Basti, H.No.255/6, Pehowa, Distt. Kurukshetra (HARYANA)-136128 (India) Mobile No.09896848775, 08288883993, E-mail: [email protected], [email protected], Website:

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