Bhubaneswar: Government of Odisha higher education department in an initiative to monitor the activities of government, private and aided colleges has decided to appoint district level education consultants at district headquarters. The department has taken a decision to appoint 25 District education consultants in 25 districts. Out of them 5 district education consultants will undertake additional charge of other 5 districts to monitor quality education, smooth management and implementation of government schemes.
According to sources retired professors will be selected on contract basis for one year for the job. They will be responsible to look after the performance and implementation of various schemes of state government in +2 and +3 Colleges. District education consultants will visit different colleges of district and ensure quality education in the interest of the students and have to submit regular report directly to the Higher Education Department, basing on which reviews will be held periodically by the higher authorities, sources added.