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API Report

A meeting was convened for all management staff on the 15th of October 2018 to deliberate on the implementation API. The meeting was held in three batches (Commerce, Humanities and Science) to ensure that staff have adequate time to clarify their queries and also to provide suggestions to make the process truly collaborative. All the sessions began by invoking the blessings of the Almighty, followed by Principal’s remarks. Dr. Fr. Victor Lobo SJ, spoke on the need for innovation and change as we progressed with time and that API was one such step initiated by the college as per UGC directives. Dr. Manojit Bhattacharjee, Department of Economics made a detailed presentation on the concept of API, the need for API, details of components of API as per the document prepared by the BJES (2016) and filling up of the form by faculty as per requirements. Dr. Bhattacharjee efficiently answered all queries and also made note of suggestions and points of concern from faculty. Our Rector, Dr. Fr. Melwyn D’Cunha SJ, who was also present for the meeting addressed the gathering and assured staff about the support from the management in implementing API policy keeping in mind the spirit of the policy to enhance quality in Higher Education. Ms. Amita Priyadarshini and Ms. Poonam Ahuja facilitated the smooth conduct of these sessions.