Haryana Education Minister Mr. Kanwar Pal said that the posts of 2592 Assistant Professors will be filled soon in the government colleges of the State, after which there will be no shortage of academic staff in colleges.
Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal has accorded approval for the creation of 2592 new posts of Assistant Professors for Government Colleges. He informed that for the first time in the history of Haryana that the State Government has decided to fill such huge vacancies at a time.
He informed that at present there are a total of 157 government colleges in the State in which about 1.90 lakh students are getting a higher education. There are already 4975 Assistant Professors posts sanctioned for these colleges. The total number of posts sanctioned will now be 7567 after the Haryana Government has sanctioned 2592 new posts of Assistant Professors for 33 subjects. He informed that the vacant posts will be filled soon.
Terming this move of the State Government as historic and decisive in the field of education, Minister Pal said that Haryana Government is committed to providing quality education to all the students, also in institutions of higher education.
He said that due to the work done by the present State Government in the field of education during the last five years, today the students of the far-flung States are coming to study in the educational institutions of Haryana. He informed that Haryana State Higher Education Council has also been formed by the State Government to take corrective steps in the universities and colleges of Haryana.