Academisthan is a “not for profit” and non political initiative for the teaching faculty serving in Institutions of Higher Education (IHE). It is a platform for the voluntary involvement of teachers. The initiative aims to aid teacher’s outreach and engagements beyond their institutional geographies. Academisthan will aid consultation with Government educational bodies, mediate training using “train the trainer” models and will also connect with other social media platforms.
academisthan.com is a portal created to cater to the academic domain. It is essentially for the teachers in higher education across pan India. It aims to maintain an exhaustive database of teachers by having the registration based capture of requisite information. The continually updated database will help in providing requisite information to Government Agencies, Non Government Organizations and others to aid in making policy decisions, perspective plans and allocation of resources related to higher education. Academisthan can engage with government and NGOs for the cause of higher education, academics and benefit of the teachers.
The portal will keep the teachers abreast with higher education related news, views, guidelines, regulations, statutes and ordinances. The portal envisions being dynamic and providing platform for solving issues of teachers and providing support to the community. The portal will broaden its scope in the future to capture data on the management of institutes/colleges and also students.
academisthan.com is the first of its kind e-portal in India which will be for the teachers in higher education across faculties and across Government State Universities, Central Universities, Deemed to be Universities, affiliated colleges and institutes. It endeavours to create an ecosystem to strengthen the career development, outreach and effectiveness of teachers.