The College Grants Fee (UGC) has directed universities and faculties throughout the nation to create consciousness in regards to the new Nationwide Schooling Coverage (NEP) amongst lecturers, college students, officers and different stakeholders within the greater schooling system.
The schools and faculties have been requested to share the actions on this regard on the college exercise monitoring portal maintained by UGC.
“There may be have to create consciousness about NEP amongst lecturers, college students, officers and different stakeholders within the greater schooling system. On this regard, you might be requested to conduct webinars and associated on-line actions to debate numerous coverage highlights and implications of the coverage with numerous stakeholders,” UGC Secretary Rajnish Jain mentioned in a letter to Vice Chancellors.
The NEP permitted by the Union Cupboard at a gathering presided by Prime Minister Narendra Modi replaces the 34-year-old Nationwide Coverage on Schooling framed in 1986 and is aimed toward paving the best way for transformational reforms at school and better schooling methods to make India a world information superpower.
Selection between Three or four yr undergraduate programs, a number of entry and exit choices in diploma programs, including 3.5 crore seats in greater schooling establishments which can now have a single regulator, discontinuation of MPhil programmes and fixation of charges are among the many greater schooling reforms outlined within the new NEP.
The coverage has proposed establishing of a ‘single overarching umbrella physique for your entire greater schooling’. The Larger Schooling Fee of India (HECI) can have distinct and unbiased our bodies which can every assume separate features of accreditation, funding, and educational customary setting. These our bodies will substitute autonomous our bodies like College Grants Fee (UGC), All India Council of Technical Schooling (AICTE) and Nationwide Evaluation and Accreditation Council (NAAC).