AICTE's green signal to use mobile phones, dress code in Engg colleges

It's good news for the students studying in Engineering colleges across India.

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, gives green signal to wear dresses as per students' likes, and gives permission to use mobile phones in Engineering colleges across country.

"We are only proposing to introduce self-defence training for girl students studying in engineering and technical institutions in the country. The council will soon take a final decision to introduce this training programme," AICTE chief S S Mantha said.

Students can use mobiles in Engg Colleges: AICTE

After so many agitations from the students across the country, AICTE has taken the decision.

According to the media reports, AICTE was planning to enforce curbs of usage of mobile phones in college campus, introduce strict dress code.

AICTE also directed the Engineering colleges to install CCTV cameras in common areas to ensure safety for female students.

S S Mantha said, "Already some educational institutions in the country on their own have installed cameras in common areas."

Some of the Engineering colleges in the country are following the strict rules in dress code and banned usage of mobile phones.

Some of the Engineering colleges have not taken any action to stop the usage of mobiles and dress code.

It has been noticed that Anna University has introduced the dress code for students and banned the usage of mobile phones in the university premises. It was introduced by former VC D Viswanathan.

For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

    India's LARGEST EVER political poll. Have you participated yet?
    JOIN US ON SOCIAL NETWORKS

    Thousands of Careerindia readers receive our evening newsletter.
    Have you subscribed?

    For great career opportunity, get instant updates on Education, Career & Job
    Careerindia

    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Careerindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Careerindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more