[A] Introduction :

The third phase of the project, TEQIP-III is a four year Central Sector Scheme (CSS) of MHRD, Govt. of India, to be started in the year 2017 and will be ended in 2021.


[B] Initial Project Strategy :

The TEQIP-III project will cover all Government Funded / Aided engineering institutions of the state including Affiliating Technical University of the State, as per the eligibility criteria prescribed in project norms in two rounds of selections i.e. Cycle -1 & Cycle -2. In the project TEQIP-III which is going to be implemented as a Central Sector Scheme (CSS), the total institutional funding will be provided by the Central Government without the inclusion of state share.


[C] Initial Project Design :

There are following two main sub - components of the project TEQIP-III :-

  • Sub-component 1.1 : Institutional Development Grants to all Government Funded / Aided engineering institutes in focus States/UTs. In Sub-component 1.1, the funding to the tune of Rs. 10.00 – 15.00 Crore for Govt. Funded / Aided engineering institutions.
  • Sub-component 1.2 : Widening Impact through Affiliating Technical Universities (ATUs) in focus States/UTs. In sub-component 1.2, the funding to the tune of Rs. 20.00 Crore for Affiliating Technical Universities (ATUs).


[D] Probable Project Institutions :

S. No. Name of Probable Institution Category Sub-Comp.
TEQIP - III : Cycle – I
1. Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidhyalya, Bhopal State Technical University 1.2
2. Shri G.S. Institute of Technology & Science, Indore Govt. Aided Institute 1.1
3. Madhav Institute of Technology & Science, Gwalior Govt. Aided Institute 1.1
4. Samrat Ashok Technological Institute (Engg. College), Vidisha Govt. Aided Institute 1.1
5. Jabalpur Engineering College, Jabalpur Govt. Funded Institute 1.1
6. Rewa Engineering College, Rewa Govt. Funded Institute 1.1
7. Ujjain Engineering College, Ujjain Govt. Funded Institute 1.1
TEQIP - III : Cycle – II
8. Indira Gandhi Engineering College, Sagar Govt. Funded Institute 1.1


[E] Pre - Project Activities :

Initial activities to include probable Govt. funded / Aided engineering institutions and State Technological University in the project TEQIP-III have already been started by National Project Implementation Unit (NPIU), Noida in the year 2016 and an orientation workshop has been organized by NPIU on 18th January 2017 at New Delhi. In this workshop representatives of World Bank, officials of MHRD, Govt. of India, officials of State Govt. and representatives of probable Govt. Funded /Aided engineering institutions have participated and the guidelines were provided to probable institutions of the State to prepare their Institutional Development Plans for the participation the Project TEQIP-III.