The NSC will meet bi‐annually or as often as required. It will be assisted in its functioning by the National Project Directorate. The operational costs of the NSC will be financed by the Project through the NPlU’s budget.
The NSC, besides providing guidance and directions for maximizing gains from the Project, will:
Review and validate recommendations of the National Evaluation Committees (NECs) for selection of States and UTs and their sponsored Engineering Education Institutions and of the Centrally Funded Institutions (CFIs) for participation in the Project and decide their respective fund allocations under the two components: (i) Improving Quality of Education in Selected Institutions, and (ii) Improving System Management. It will ensure fairnessandtransparencyintheselectionprocessforInstitutions.
Recommend corrective actions with regard to the non‐performing States, UTs and Institutions includingCFIs.