Cradled in the lap of mountains at the foothills of auspicious Trikuta, besides the river Tawi at an altitude of 1030 ft. is Jammu. This 'city of temples' has many places...
Design your Degree is a flagship program of the University of Jammu under NEP-2020. It is a step towards transforming higher education and revolutionizing the way students pursue academic aspirations. With the motto, “Teach to Transform, Educate to Empower and Learn to Lead”, the program equips students with the agility and skills required to excel in diverse professional spheres.
"Design Your Degree" is not just a program; it's a transformative journey for students seeking to harness the power of a tailored education. Unlike traditional degrees, this innovative four-year program prioritizes student and engagement. It empowers learners to curate a personalized curriculum by selecting courses across diverse disciplines, effectively breaking down silos and fostering interdisciplinary learning.
What sets "Design Your Degree" apart from conventional degrees is its departure from the one-size-fits-all approach. Traditional degrees often follow predetermined paths, limiting students' exploration of their interests. In contrast, this program caters to individual strengths, passions, and aspirations. Recognizing the changing demands of the workforce, the program emphasizes skill acquisition alongside domain specific knowledge.
The demand for this program arose from acknowledging that present-day graduates should encompass not just specialized knowledge but also a diverse skill set. The swift pace of technological progress mandates flexible professionals capable of transitioning between various fields. "Design Your Degree" meets this requirement by cultivating essential competencies including critical thinking, effective communication, mathematical ability, creativity, analytical prowess, teamwork, leadership qualities, effective problem-solving, and collaborative aptitude – all of which are indispensable for triumph in today's interconnected global landscape.