ISBN 9789351280309,Renovating Higher Education Vision of Swami Vivekananda

Renovating Higher Education Vision of Swami Vivekananda


C. Janakavali



Kalpaz Publications

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789351280309

ISBN-10 9351280306

Hard Back

Number of Pages 400 Pages
Language (English)


Sri Sarada College of Education (Autonomous) is situated in Salem City in Tamil Nadu known for the Steel Plant, Sago production, Aluminium Industries, Lime Stone, Electricity, Magnesite, and delicious Mangoes, with the scenic Yercaud in the backdrop. Sri Sarada College of Education, Salem was started in the year 1968, by Mrs. Seethalakshmi Ramaswamy under the benign grace and P r e s i d e n t s h i p o f S r i m a t h S w a m i Chidbhavanandaji of Sri Ramakrishna Tapovanam, Tirupparaithurai. The college is managed by Sri Sarada College Educational Trust run by Yatiswaris of Sri Sarada Samithi, Salem. The conferment of Autonomy by UGC in 1988 has resulted in adopting innovations, healthy practices and evidences of excellence which has paved the way to reaccreditation by the NAAC with "A" Grade in 2007. The management has the lofty motto of developing Hand, Heart and Head. The institution offers B.Ed., M.Ed., M.Phil., and Ph.D. programmes in Education. Autonomous status was conferred in the year 1988-89. It pays attention to the spreading of elementary, secondary and higher education and training of the teachers involved in these programs. While the world is celebrating the work of the young monk of India on the occasion of his 150th Birth Anniversary, our Institution also had the privilege of conducting a UGC Sponsored National Seminar on the Focal Areas of Thoughts of Swamiji. Delegates from Southern Region of the Country had disseminated the thoughts of Swamiji on Renovating Higher Education in India on eight themes. Their papers are now edited and published as a book by Kalpaz Publications, Delhi .We hope this book will be of much use to all the readers to relish the thoughts of Swamiji as applicable to this technological era. C. Janakavalli is basically a master of Zoology; her areas of interest include Educational Psychology, Personality Development, Special