Union Cabinet has approved education repository of academic qualifications to enable school boards onward to go digital, curb forgery and allow companies to verify the education credentials of prospective employees.The cabinet approval on education repository will now allow the human resource development (HRD) ministry to move the National Academic Depository Bill, 2011 in Parliament.
All school boards, including Union government-controlled Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), all universities and premium schools such as the Indian Institutes of Technology and the Indian Institutes of Management will be linked to the depository.
Prospective employer will now onwards have access to the employee data, this move will help in cutting down fake degrees through fake certificates or look a likes of the original certificates. In addition by digital records of the university certificates will allow access to other universities to verify the credentials of the students willing to pursue higher education. Hence forth Say ‘No to Fake Degrees & Certificates’.
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