The Delhi Assembly cleared a Bill for setting up a world-class teachers’ training university, offering BA-BEd and BSc-BEd programmes.
The Delhi Teachers’ University Bill was introduced in the House on Monday by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday.
According to official information, the University will be spread over 12 acres of land in Bakkarwala village. It will have lecture halls, digital labs and a library with world-class facilities for 5000 students.
The university will offer teacher education programmes such as BA-BEd and BSc-BEd to create a new generation of teachers. Students of the university will collaborate with Delhi government schools for the duration of their courses and get hands-on experience with a focus on research.