Criterion 7 – Institutional Values and Best Practices

  

 Criterion 7 – Institutional Values and Best Practices 

7.1  

Institutional Values and Social Responsibilities

 

Gender Equity

 

7.1.1  Measures initiated by the Institution for the promotion of gender equity during the last five years 

 

Environmental Consciousness and Sustainability

 

7.1.2 The Institution has facilities for alternate sources of energy and energy conservation measures

1.  Solar energy

2.  Biogas plant 

3.  Wheeling to the Grid

4.  Sensor based energy conservation

5.  Use of LED bulbs / power efficient equipment

Options :

A.  Any 4  or All of the above

B.  Any 3 of the above

C.  Any 2 of the above

D.  Any 1 of the above

E.  None of the above

 

7.1.3 Describe the facilities in the Institution for the management of the following types of degradable and non - degradable waste (within 500 words)

1.  Solid waste management

2.  Liquid waste management

3.  Biomedical waste management

4.  E - waste management

5.  Waste recycling system

6.  Hazardous chemicals and radioactive waste management

 

7.1.4  Water conservation facilities available in the Institution

1. Rain water harvesting

2. Borewell / Open well recharge

3. Construction of tanks and bunds

4. Waste water recycling

5. Maintenance of water bodies and distribution system in the campus

Options :

A.  Any 4  or All of the above

B.  Any 3 of the above

C.  Any 2 of the above

D.  Any 1 of the above

E.  None of the above

 

7.1.5  Green campus initiatives include

7.1.5.1  The institutional initiatives for greening the campus are as follows

1. Restricted entry of automobiles

2.  Use of Bicycles / Battery-powered vehicles

3. Pedestrian-friendly pathways

4. Ban on the use of Plastics

5. Landscaping with trees and plants

Options :

A.  Any 4  or All of the above

B.  Any 3 of the above

C.  Any 2 of the above

D.  Any 1 of the above

E.  None of the above

 

7.1.6  Quality audits on environment and energy are regularly undertaken by the Institution

 

7.1.7  The institution has Differently -abled (Divyangjan) friendly, barrier free environment

1. Built environment with ramps / lifts for easy access to classrooms

2.  Divyangjan friendly washrooms

3. Signage including tactile path, lights, display boards and signposts

4. Assistive technology and facilities for Divyangjan accessible website, screen reading software, mechanical equipment

5.  Provision for enquiry and information : Human assistance, reader, scribe, soft copies of reading material, screen reading

Options :

A.  Any 4  or All of the above  View Document

B.  Any 3 of the above

C.  Any 2 of the above

D.  Any 1 of the above

E.  None of the above 

 

7.1.7.1  The Institutional environment and energy initiatives are confirmed through the following

1.  Green audit

2.  Energy audit

3.  Environment audit

4.  Clean and green campus recognitions / awards

5.  Beyond the campus environmental promotional activities

Options :

A.  Any 4  or All of the above

B.  Any 3 of the above

C.  Any 2 of the above

D.  Any 1 of the above

E.  None of the above

 

Inclusion and Situatedness

 

7.1.8  Describe the Institutional efforts / initiatives in providing an inclusive environment i.e., tolerance and harmony towards cultural, regional, linguistic, communal socioeconomic and other diversities (within 500 words)

 

Human values and Professional Ethics

 

7.1.9 Sensitization of students and employees of the Institution to the constitutional obligations: values, rights, duties and responsibilities of citizens

 

7.1.10 The Institution has a prescribed code of conduct for students, teachers, administrators and other staff and conducts periodic programmes in this regard

1. The code of Conduct is displayed on the website

2. There is a committee to monitor adherence to the code of conduct

3. Institution organizes professional ethics programmes for students, teachers, administrators and other staff

4. Annual awareness programmes on Code of Conduct organized for teachers and staff

Options :

A.   All of the above    View Document

B.  Any 3 of the above

C.  Any 2 of the above

D.  Any 1 of the above

E.  None of the above

 

7.1.11 Institution celebrates / organizes national and international commemorative days, events and festivals

7.2

Best Practices

 

7.2.1 Describe two best practices successfully implemented by the Institution as per NAAC format provided in the Manual

  • Best Practices I  (Go Green Environment Practice)

  • Best Practices II (Skill Development Practices Through PALS - IITM)

  • Other Practices ( NSS & NCC)

 7.3

Institutional Distinctiveness

 

7.3.1 Portray the performance of the Institution in one area distinctive to its priority and thrust within 1000 words