Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated a conclave on Transformational Reforms in Higher Education under National Education Policy, through a live video conference. The PM in his speech explained how NEP 2020 would make Indian students Global Citizens and would lead them into the 21st century. He also praised the policy of being helpful in structuring the thought process of the students.
Students will match global standards through 5+3+3+4 Model
NEP promotes ‘how to think’ versus ‘what to think’ approach in education
The new policy embraces Research, Innovation and Adaptation
NEP is a an actual step towards Quality Education
The policy promotes Teachers Training which is of paramount importance
A push towards culture and language, Classes in mother tongue till class 5th is a needed move.
Multiple Exit Options in NEP 2020 will help students to choose courses as per the requirement of job.
A number of dignitaries, including the chairperson and members of the committee for draft NEP, as well as eminent academicians and scientists also attended the conclave.
The Prime Minister said that the policy has focus on learning, research and innovation in the field of education.