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Multidisciplinary approach in education, furthering knowledge is the need of the hour: JNU V-C

Vice Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit delivers the inaugural address at the three-day international conference on multidisciplinary research at Sharnbasva University in Kalaburagi on Tuesday. | Photo Credit: ARUN KULKARNI

Vice Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit has said that a multi-disciplinary approach both in pursuing educational goals and promoting knowledge is the need of the hour.

After the opening of a three-day international conference on multidisciplinary research organized by Sharnbasva University at Basavarajappa Appa Memorial Hall in Kalaburagi to commemorate the 53rd birthday of the Chairman of Sharanabasaveshwar Vidyavardak Sangha Dr. Dakshayini S. Appa on Tuesday, Prof. Pandit said that since time immemorial the country has been at the forefront of spreading knowledge and pursuing a research path to refine the knowledge acquired.

She said the days of compartmentalising education with universities only offering specialized courses of their own choice are over and the era of a holistic multi-disciplinary approach in education has now arrived.

prof. Pandit praised the initiative of the University of Sharnbasva to adopt a multidisciplinary approach in providing courses to students even before such recommendations were made in the New National Education Policy (NEP), saying that, like Rabindranath Tagore’s vision who introduced fine arts, music and languages ​​in Santiniketan visionary pedagogue Mahadasoha Peetadhipathi of the Sharanabasaveshwar Samsthan Also Dr. Sharnbaswappa Appa introduced postgraduate studies in fine arts and music long ago even before the establishment of Sharnbasva University and made the university a truly multidisciplinary university in the private sector .

prof. Pandit said hosting the three-day international conference is part of the university’s effort to support government initiatives to take higher education to the next level. She said that multidisciplinary research has a very good Indian connection with modernity.

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Vice Chancellor of the University of Sharnbasva Niranjan V. Misty advised students in his presidential remarks that the world belongs to those who pursue learning and who view learning as a continuous process.

Jerry Chun-Wei Lin from Norway delivered the keynote. Secretary of the Vidyavardak Sangha Basavaraj Deshmukh and IETE President Gunashekhara Reddy spoke.

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