High Tech studies soon at Chandigarh

14 government and private colleges in Chandigarh are to provide their students with Digital libraries, audio-visual presentations and films, the new educational tools for students with the hope of taking learning beyond the conventional textbook experience. A document on 'Vision 2010' was circulated among colleges with focus on promoting learning through real-life situations exposure, besides introduction of the latest technology.

The document talks about improving infrastructure, proposes industry-community-based interaction, skill development and use of audio-visual aids, movies and documentaries for teaching in smart classrooms equipped with master CDs of eminent scholars.