The Knowledge Mission will be guided by the Honourable Chief Minister’s vision to transform Andhra Pradesh into an education and knowledge hub and develop institutions of higher learning that would conform to international standards and quality.
The Mission will work towards transforming the state’s higher education landscape through meticulously planned mission objectives that would impact various aspects of higher education (collegiate and technical education) across different levels (undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma) and carefully consider the needs of the various stakeholders (students, teachers, institutions, private sector) and undertake suitable interventions. Equity, Quality, Excellence and Partnerships have been identified as the four pillars, which will serve as the critical foundation supporting the mission objectives and the larger vision for higher education in the state. These four pillars will inform and guide decision makers at different points in the execution of the mission who would strive to ensure that these pillars are at the core of the decisions taken to meet the mission objectives.
In this context, the Andhra Pradesh Knowledge Mission (APKM) will streamline the efforts of the government towards creation of human capital and skill assets in a time bound manner with set targets and measurable outcomes Mission objectives.
The Andhra Pradesh Knowledge Mission will be built on the pillars of accessibility, affordability, partnerships and quality. The Mission objectives that will help Andhra Pradesh realise its potential to become an education and knowledge hub have been created bearing in mind the four pillars of the mission and the Hon’ble Chief Minister’s vision for holistic and sustainable growth.