State

Intermediate, Graduation to have Vocational courses in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, May 27: The Odisha government has decided to include the vocational courses in Plus two and Plus three level from this academic year. This will help in improving skills and employability of the students.

The decision was taken yesterday and the chief minister Naveen Patnaik has approved the proposal from the Higher Education department.

As per the decision, 12 vocational courses will be introduced at the intermediate or plus two level, and 10 will be added to the plus three or graduation level.

The courses will be included at the plus two level are Tourism & Travel Management, Fashion Technology, Office Management, Banking, Automobile Technology, Dairying, Printing Technology, Horticulture, Domestic Electrical Appliances, Information Technology, Mobile Technology and Paramedical Healthcare.

Similarly, the courses like Financial Literacy & Banking, Domestic Electrical Appliances, Fashion Technology, Food Processing and Preservation, Horticulture, Information & Communication Technology, Modern Office Management, Printing Technology & Desk Top Publication, Paramedical Healthcare and Travel & Tourism Management will be introduced at plus three level education in the state.

The students can take the subjects as elective papers. The CHSE and universities will conduct the exams for the subjects.



3 Of Odia Family Killed In Road Accident In Jharkhand

Bhubaneswar: A pall of gloom has descended in Barbil area as three members of a family were killed and two others sustained grievous injuries after a ...

Pictures Of Puri Srimandir Again Go Viral On Social Media

Puri: Months after photos of Lord Jagannath and his siblings were found posted on a Facebook account, pictures of Srimandir once again went viral on s...

Man Hangs Self After Son Ends Life In Ganjam

Ganjam: A pall of gloom descended upon Kusapada village under Dharakote police limits in Ganjam after an elderly man and his son were found dead on Sa...

Woman kills her newborn in Mayurbhanj

Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a newborn baby was killed by none other than its mother in Mayurbhanj district early this morning. The ghast...