Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT) is a scheme launched by Department of Higher Education Ministry of Human Resource Development Government of India May, 2015
" The destiny of India is now being shaped in the classrooms”
Education Commission (1964-66)
The proposed Mission is envisaged to address comprehensively all issues related to teachers, teaching, teacher preparation and professional development. The Mission would address, on the one hand, current and urgent issues such as supply of qualified teachers, attracting talent into teaching profession and raising the quality of teaching in schools and colleges. On the other, it is also envisaged that the Teacher Mission would pursue long term goal of building a strong professional cadre of teachers by setting performance standards and creating top class institutional facilities for innovative teaching and professional development of teachers. The Mission would focus in a holistic manner dealing with the whole sector of education without fragmenting the programmes based on levels and sectors as school, higher, technical etc. It is considered that programmes dealing with teachers in all sectors and levels of education should grow and function in a mutually supportive manner. It will try to bridge the gap between teachers and teacher educators and provide opportunities for teachers to become teacher educators. The Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT) is a Central sector Scheme with All- India coverage. This scheme will commence in 2014-15 for a period of three years i.e. from 2014-15 to 2016-17 during XII Plan.
The Mission goals are sought to be achieved through a combination of: 1.Programmatic and scheme based interventions: pre-service & inservice training through existing and new institutional structures, new academic programmes & courses, strengthening post-graduate and doctoral programmes, prescheduling yearlong training calendars, online training; 2.Project based activities: ICT based training, training of Mathematics, Science, Language teachers for schools, Core science & engineering courses in technical education, general courses in social sciences, humanities and vocational courses
All existing & Proposed buildings including Class Rooms are Wi-Fi enabled.
• University is in the process of developing infrastructure for MOOCs. • The University has developed interactive website to host all relevant information including teachers’ profile, Academic Calendar, Admission and Examination, Composition of all Statutory Bodies, Research Activities, Budget, Vacancies and other details relevant to the stakeholders.
• University has implemented 100% Choice Based Credit System (CBCS), providing horizontal mobility across the disciplines.