Present Status of YCMOU Study Centers in Khandesh Area of Maharashtra - A Survey

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2008-09
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PCF5 Sub-theme: Cross-cutting Themes // The Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University at Nasik in Maharashtra State of India has been established to achieve a target of ‘Dnyanganga Gharoghari’ meaning Education at the doorsteps of all. The University has at present established 2646 Study Centers to be operated through 08 Regional centers for 164 programmes in whole Maharashtra through Marathi and English Medium. The study centers situated at various places of the state are normally Colleges or Technical Education Centres offering education through conventional mode. The infrastructure of these institutions are used by distance learners during study. The YCMOU is not having its independent centres throughout the state of Maharashtra. Khandesh area in Maharashtra is covered by 03 Districts named as Dhule, Jalgaon & Nandurbar being at border with Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh. This area is much backward regarding facilities for higher Education. The YCMOU started its study centers during 1991 in Khandesh Area. The Center Incharge, Co-ordinator, and the counsellors as well as students of YCMOU had many difficulties, hardships & other barriers to education. It was thought as essential to study these and suggest some remedies for the same. The student enrollment was found increasing, while the basic facilities at these study centers were not appropriate and proper. This survey was done with a view to improving the status of Khandesh Study Centres of YCMOU, Nasik. // Paper ID 687

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