As per this scheme, Mentors (Margadarshaks) are identifies for institutions which are yet to get NBA accreditation. The ‘Margadarshaks’ may be serving or superannuated having knowledge of the process of accreditation to make required visits to guide the Institutions for accreditation.
SHARE AND MENTOR INSTITUTIONS (MARGDARSHAN)
Through this Scheme an Institute of repute as a Mentor within an existing facility to serve as the hub to guide and disperse knowledge to and between around ten technical institutions as spokes. The limit of funding is Rs. 50 Lakhs and the duration of the project is for 3 years.
UNNAT BHARAT ABHIYAN
Unnat Bharat Abhiyan is inspired by the vision of transformational change in rural development processes by leveraging knowledge institutions. The limit of funding is Rs 5 Lakh/ Institute and duration of the project is 2 years.
MODERNISATION AND REMOVAL OF OBSOLESCENCE (MODROBS)
The scheme equips technical institutions with infrastructural facilities, laboratories, workshops, and computing facilities to enhance teaching, training and research capabilities. The limit of funding is Rs 20 Lakhs and project duration is 2 years
SKILL AND PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME CENTRE FOR SC/ST STUDENTS
Scheme provides opportunity to SC/ST students in the Institutes to reorient themselves in the light of emerging employment opportunities in Engineering undergraduate/Diploma students at all level to empower the SC and ST students. Maximum funding for the scheme is Rs 25 Lakhs and the project duration is 3 years.
HOSTELS FOR SC/ST STUDENTS
The scheme aims to support Government / Government-aided engineering colleges for construction of girls/boys hostels for students /researchers belonging to SC/ST category. Total funding up to Rs 3 Crores is provided to complete project within 3 years time.
Special Scheme for North Eastern States
To enhance the functional efficiency of the technical institutes located in far-flung areas of North East India, AICTE has launched a scheme for providing logistics support to the technical institutes of NER by extending financial assistance for construction of rain water harvesting system, alternative power support & availability/connection of internet facility