Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
4) India needs universities with a core mission of producing educated people who are needed to build and run a flourishing economy, in such a context discuss the relevance of triple helix model to Indian universities.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article discusses the possible application of the triple helix model to the Indian universities.
Key demand of the question:
One must explain the concept of triple helix model and in what way the model can be effectively applied to the case of Indian universities.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
In brief define what is meant by triple helix model.
Explain the basics of the model – The triple helix model of innovation refers to constant interactions between academia, industry and governments to foster economic and social development.
The model emphasizes on boosting innovation for development.
Explain that problems that Indian universities are currently facing.
Conclude that we need universities with a core mission of producing educated people who are needed to build and run a flourishing economy. Today, in India, how many universities have been able to connect their activities to society and the nation’s economy is a major concern.it is hoped that the current government takes keen interest in developing scientific research culture in Indian universities.