Foundation of a new university in Northeast
With the qualified academic enhancement in the North-Eastern region, the Political parties and Government has been very supportive of establishing new foundations for educational evaluation.
The Left Front government has decided to lay a foundation for a state university in Tripura, and this initiation will be announced in the monsoon session of the assembly launching on Friday.
Tapan Chakraborty, Education Minister, said, "A bill to set up the university will be presented in the monsoon session of the Tripura assembly to boost higher education in the state. After passing the bill in the assembly and obtaining the governor`s assent, it would be sent to union human resource development ministry and the University Grants Commission for approval.”
Tripura currently holds a central and a private university by itself. The Monsoon Session will extend till four days. Chakraborty, managing the educational department, stated that, "The proposed university would further boost higher education in the state and attract students from Bangladesh and other northeastern states." This proposed university will assist in enhancing the quality education and excellence.