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Governance and Management of Higher Education in India

Governance and Management of Higher Education in India

First Edition
Edited by:
  • N. V. Varghese - Vice Chancellor, National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA)
  • Garima Malik - Assistant Professor at Centre for Policy Research in Higher Education, NIEPA, New Delhi

June 2020 | 382 pages | SAGE India
Governance in education is well recognized as critical to institutional performance and effectiveness. Governance and Management of Higher Education in India is the fifth book in the series India Higher Education Report initiated by the Centre for Policy Research in Higher Education, National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration. The book examines macro issues of governance, focusing on the role of the state and market, regulation at national and state levels, and accountability measures. It also looks at institutional issues of autonomy, affiliation, teacher recruitment, and managing quality and excellence. The discussions in the book centre on theoretical perspectives and empirical evidences. The volume will be an important resource for academics, policy makers as well as scholars and researchers of public policy, political science and economics.
N.V. Varghese and Garima Malik
Governance of Higher Education in India: An Introduction
PART I Governance and Management: Macro Issues
Kuldeep Mathur
State, Market and Governance of Higher Education
Furqan Qamar
Regulation of Higher Education in India
I. Ramabrahmam and G. Umamaheswararao
The State Councils of Higher Education: A Case for Strengthening Intermediary Agencies
M. Anandakrishnan
Accountability Measures to Improve Governance
PART-II Governance and Management: Institutional Issues
Mohd. Muzammil
Governance and Management of Affiliated Colleges
G. D. Sharma
Management of Autonomous Colleges: A Movement from Academic Colonialism to Freedom and Democratization of Higher Education
Garima Malik
Governance and Autonomy: A Study of Central and State Universities
Rakesh Raman
Governance and Management of Higher Education at the Institutional Level: Reality, Concerns and Transmutation
Rajen Harshe
Managing Transition from “State” to “Central” University in the University of Allahabad: Issues and Challenges: A Vice Chancellor’s Perspective
PART-III Managing Quality at the Institutional Level
Supriya Chaudhuri
Managing Quality and Excellence: Conceptual and Institutional Factors
Narayanan Annalakshmi, Rajalakshmi Bhavana and Bhuvana Esther
Mnaging Quality and Excellence at the Institutional Level: A Study of Bharathiar University
Sudhanshu Bhushan
The Political Economy of Governance in Higher Education: Temporary Teachers Phenomenon
Pankaj Mittal
Leveraging Technology to Solve the Pentagon Puzzle of Higher Education in India
Nidhi S. Sabharwal
Managing Student Diversity in Indian Higher Education Institutions: Achieving Academic Integration and Social Inclusion

N. V. Varghese

N. V. Varghese is Vice Chancellor, National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA) and also the founding director of the Centre for Policy Research in Higher Education (CPRHE) at NIEPA. Formerly, he was the Head, Governance and Management of Education, International Institute of Educational Planning (IIEP/ UNESCO), Paris. More About Author

Garima Malik

Garima Malik is Assistant Professor at the Centre for Policy Research in Higher Education at the NIEPA. Previously, she was an Assistant Professor of Economics at University of Delhi. She was a fellow at the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations and worked as an economist with Tata Services Limited and Pricewaterhouse Coopers.  More About Author

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