|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Dec 14: A workshop of the District Managers of CSCs was organized by IGNOU Regional Centre Jammu today in which representatives of all ten districts of CSCs participated. Earlier, in the month of August 2017, IGNOU signed an agreement with CSC e-Governance Services India Ltd., Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India, with the objective of facilitating a host of online support services to its prospective and enrolled students.
Dr. Joginder Kumar Yadav, Regional Director, IGNOU Regional Centre Jammu, in his welcome address, termed this initiative of the University as a welcome step towards strengthening the support services. Dr. Yadav said that this initiative will help RC Jammu to reach out to its potential students in rural and far flung areas of the region besides providing alternative digital support helpdesk to urban and semi urban students. Dr. Sandeep Gupta, Assistant Regional Director, hosted the programme and presented live demonstration of the online services being offered by IGNOU.
Dr. Gupta interacted with the participants and replied to several queries raised by the District Managers with respect to online admission, re-registration, Term-End Examination, Refund procedure, etc. Dr. Asha Upadhyay, Assistant Regional Director, briefed about various initiatives taken by the University.