Objective of the initiative: Designed as a training programme with two weeks domestic and one week foreign training, the main objective of the programme is to prepare second tier academic heads who are likely to assume leadership roles in the future. 

About the scheme:

  • It was launched in 2018.
  • The implementation of LEAP Programme will be through 15 NIRF top ranked Indian Institutions and  the foreign Universities identified for the training are also within the top 100 in the world global rankings.
  • Leadership for Academicians Programme (LEAP) is a fully-funded Three weeks leadership development training programme, organised in collaboration with the Ministry of Human Resource Development, for second level academic functionaries in public funded higher education institutions.