innovation catering to the needs of all types of learner groups over the country.
      Swayam - Study Webs of Active - Learning for Young Aspiring Minds
            Swayam is a Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) initiative on a national platform with
      a comprehensive academic structure. The integrated platform will offer courses covering
      engineering, humanities and social sciences etc., to be used by learners at large.
      Global Initiative for Academic Network
            Global Initiative for Academic Network (GIAN) aims at tapping the talent pool of scientists
      and entrepreneurs, internationally to encourage their engagement with the institutes of higher
      education in India so as to augment the country’s existing academic resources, accelerate the
      pace of quality reform, and elevate India’s scientific and technological capacity to global
      Research Parks
            The objective of the Research Parks is to create a knowledge and innovation ecosystem
      through collaboration between industry and academia. It will enable, encourage and develop
      cutting edge technology and innovation that exceeds the global standard.
      Growing Aptitude in Numerical Innovations and Training
            Growing Aptitude in Numerical Innovations and Training (GANIT) week in schools
      affiliated to CBSE was organized to commemorate the birth anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan
      and to actively promote interest of students in mathematics.
            Acquisition of copyright is automatic and it does not require any formality. Copyright
      comes into existence as soon as a work is created and no formality is required to be completed
      for acquiring it. However, as per Section 48 of the Act, certificate of registration of copyright and
      the entries made therein serve as prima facie evidence in a court of law with reference to dispute
      relating to ownership of copyright. The Copyright Office was established in 1958. It functions
      under the administrative control of the Department of Higher Education. It is headed by the
      Registrar of Copyright, who has quasi-judicial powers in handling cases relating to copyright.
      The main function of the Copyright Office is to undertake registration of copyright. The Register
      of Copyrights provides information regarding works of copyright to the general public. In
      addition to registration, facilities like inspection of the Register and taking extracts thereof are
      also available in the Copyright Office.
            As provided under Section 13 of the Copyright Act, 1957, copyright subsists in the
      following classes or works: (a) original literary, software, musical, and artistic works; (b)
      cinematographic films; and (c) sound recording. The Copyright Office also registers changes in
      the particulars of copyright entered in the Register of Copyrights in accordance with Rule 70 of
      the Copyright Rules, 2013. Section 47 of the Act also provides for inspection of the Register of
      Copyrights or taking certified copies of the extracts against payment of the prescribed fee. To
      facilitate this, an index of the works whose particulars have been entered in the Register is also