Recently the J & K government has put its focus on the different universities of Jammu and Kashmir and has impressed upon them to work more in the field of research so that they become innovative universities.
Recently Div Com Jammu visited Central University Jammu and said that it is emerging as a centre of academic excellence, entrepreneurship & innovation.
He directed for early completion of infrastructure works in the university campus at Raya Vijaypur while he reviewed the status of ongoing civil works within the university.
The officer was informed that the Central University – Jammu has presently 1872 students (2020-21) and 186 staff members. The University has 08 Schools, 23 Departments, 19 PG Courses, 05 5/4 years integrated courses, 03 Under Graduate, 05 PG Diploma, 04 Certificate/Diploma and 23 research programmes functional.
He reviewed the status of the civil works and directed revenue officials to immediately get the land vacated and handover it to the executing agencies for completion of the remaining works including roads, drainage, Campus construction, fencing/boundary wall etc.
He also visited the Railway crossing at Raya and directed to submit a detailed DPR with action taken report for construction of a flyover.
He directed the District Administration Samba to hold review meetings on regular intervals to ensure the completion of all left out civil works in the stipulated time period.