World Bank Approves US$ 201.50 Million for Improving the Quality of Engineering Education in Select Indian States

June 24, 2016

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2016 – The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following projects:

India: Technical Education Quality Improvement Project (TEQIP III)

IDA Credit: US$201.50 million equivalent

Terms: Maturity = 25 years, Grace = 5 years

Project ID: P154523

Project Description: The objective of the project is to enhance quality and equity in participating engineering education institutes and improve the efficiency of the engineering education system in focus states.


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