"The project was funded jointly by RAND's Center for Asia Pacific Policy (CAPP) and RAND Education"--Preface.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 49-52).
India’s Current System of Higher Education -- India’s 12th Five-Year Plan: A Paradigm Shift -- International Experiences with Decentralized Governance and Policies That Link Funding of Higher Education with Quality -- Implementing the 12th FYP’s New Approach to Governance and Introducing Policies to Link Quality and Funding in India.
India has joined a worldwide trend in which nations are seeking to improve the quality of their higher education systems by giving greater autonomy and accountability to higher education institutions. In this report, the authors review India's and other countries' higher education systems and suggest seven policy actions that the Indian national government and other stakeholders can take to improve higher education by linking funding to quality.