Professional courses in CBSE

December 3, 2006, 12:00 am

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) revealed plans to introduce various professional courses for and after Grade-12 on subjects including fashion and garment technology, heritage craft as well as visual and graphics art.

President A P J Abdul Kalam also recently publicly supported this strategy, explaining the students should gain practical skills and be capable of success in modern-day fields that are rapidly becoming popular.

CBSE Chairman, Ashok Ganguly, urged organizations like CII and FICCI to come forward and provide essential guidance.