The Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha (GGSIP) University has introduced five new programmes viz MTech (regular), MBA (weekend), MA in Criminology, MSc Forensic Science and the MTech (weekend) programme this year.
Besides the regular programmes, the weekend programmes will benefit those who are already in their chosen profession. “People expect the university to organise courses for professionals. So, we came up with these weekend programmes”, said Professor Yogesh Singh, Controller of Examination, GGSIP.
Students who want to pursue MBA can now pursue options such as Consultancy Management, Banking & Insurance, Real Estate and Disaster Management. And those opting for MTech may choose between Engineering Physics, Nano Science & Technology, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Information Technology, Digital & Wireless Communication, VLSI Design, Signal Processing, RF & Microwave Engineering, and Information Security and Digital Communication.
The other good news is that students need not worry about the University Grants Commission (UGC) certification. “All the programmes are recognised by the UGC”, said Anup Singh Beniwal, acting vice-chancellor, GGSIP.
Moreover, students will have a new avenue to get admission to the university. The varsity has says it has introduced 40 common entrance tests for the seats that were left unfilled following the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE). The last date for applying for the Common Entrance Test is June 30. The examination will be held on July 7.