The New Training Coverage authorised by the Union Cupboard on Wednesday is a protracted due and far awaited reform within the schooling sector which is able to rework hundreds of thousands of lives within the instances to return, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated.
He additionally stated within the period of data the place studying, analysis and innovation are vital, the brand new coverage will rework India right into a vibrant information hub.
In a collection of tweets, he stated the New Training Coverage relies on the pillars of “entry, fairness, high quality, affordability and accountability”.
“I wholeheartedly welcome the approval of the Nationwide Training Coverage 2020. This was a protracted due and far awaited reform within the schooling sector, which is able to rework hundreds of thousands of lives within the instances to return … Could schooling brighten our nation and lead it to prosperity,” he stated.
A single regulator for larger schooling establishments, a number of entry and exit choices in diploma programs, discontinuation of MPhil programmes, low stakes board exams, frequent entrance exams for universities are among the many highlights of the brand new Nationwide Training Coverage authorised by the Union Cupboard on Wednesday.
Referring to the session course of earlier than the coverage was introduced earlier than the Union Cupboard, the prime minister stated framing of NEP 2020 might be remembered as a shining instance of participative governance.
“I thank all those that have labored arduous within the formulation of the NEP 2020,” he stated.
Features comparable to widening the provision of scholarships, strengthening infrastructure for open and distance studying, on-line schooling and rising the utilization of know-how have acquired nice consideration within the NEP. These are very important reforms for the schooling sector, he asserted.
“Respecting the spirit (of) ”Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat”, the NEP 2020 consists of programs to advertise Indian languages, together with Sanskrit,” he stated.
The ”Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat” initiative of the central authorities seeks to advertise the spirit of nationwide integration by a deep and structured engagement between all states and union territories by deliberate engagement.
“Many overseas languages may even be provided on the secondary stage. Indian Signal Language (ISL) might be standardised throughout the nation,” the prime minster added.
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