Skill Training Programs Offered Under IGNOU-MoHFW Collaboration

An MoU has been signed between IGNOU and MoHFW to develop and launch a series of skill based health programmes to create trained health workers for improving health care delivery across the country. For this purpose, a Skill Training Cell has been created in IGNOU to develop, implement and certify the skill based health programmes in the country.

The programmes will be implemented through a nation-wide support services frame-work. A supervision and monitoring network at state and district level is being created in collaboration with MoHFW, IGNOU and other institutions as identified by MoHFW.

The Indira Gandhi Nation Open university(IGNOU)

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), established by an Act of Parliament in 1985, has continuously striven to build an inclusive knowledge society through inclusive education. It has tried to increase the Gross Enrollment Ratio (GER) by offering high-quality teaching through the Open and Distance Learning (ODL) mode.

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School of Health Sciences (SOHS)

The School of Health Sciences was set up with the objective of augmenting educational avenues and for providing in-service training for medical, nursing, paramedical and allied personnel through the distance education mode.The School is a pioneer in developing competency-based programmes in various disciplines of Health Sciences.

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