new education policy

New Education Policy foundation of 21st century 'New India': PM Narendra Modi

The new National Education Policy (NEP) is the foundation of a `new India`, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday, adding that the policy will help close the gap between education and research. The Union Cabinet had recently cleared the NEP proposing sweeping changes in school and higher education. It is a comprehensive framework to guide the development of education in the country.

Aug 07, 2020, 13:28 PM IST

Tamil Nadu CM rejects NEP’s 3 Language policy, to continue with 2 Language Policy

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday said that it will not allow the three-language formula mentioned in the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said that the new formula is "painful and worrisome," and added that his government won't implement it in the state.

Aug 03, 2020, 11:39 AM IST

New Education Policy emphasises on making 'job creators' instead of 'job seekers': PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday (August 1, 2020) said the New Education Policy announced by his government emphasises on making 'job creators' instead of 'job seekers'.

Aug 01, 2020, 19:03 PM IST

DMK, TMC attack Centre over new education policy, allege states not taken into confidence

The MK Stalin-led DMK has stepped up attack on the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre over its new education policy and called it an attempt to impose Hindi and Sanskrit in the states.

Aug 01, 2020, 16:58 PM IST

DNA: Complete analysis of India's new education policy

In this segment of DNA we will analyse new education policy of India.

Jul 29, 2020, 22:54 PM IST

Sanskrit to be offered at all levels of school, higher education; Check NEP 2020 features

The National Education Policy (NEP), approved by the Union Cabinet on Wednesday (July 29) has outlined many school education reforms. This includes making board exams easy, reduction of the curriculum to core concepts, replacement of 10+2 structure of school curricula with a 5+3+3+4 structure, and medium of instruction up to class 5 in mother tongue or regional language.

Jul 29, 2020, 20:47 PM IST

National Education Policy 2020: Know 5+3+3+4 system and new exams pattern

 The 5+3+3+4 structure will comprise 12 years of school and three of Anganwadi or pre-school.

Jul 29, 2020, 20:21 PM IST

modi government approved new education policy after 34 years

The new education policy has also been approved in the Modi cabinet meeting.

Jul 29, 2020, 18:46 PM IST

National Education Policy 2020 advocates increased use of technology with equity; Higher Education to have flexibility of subjects

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the National Education Policy 2020 today, making way for large scale, transformational reforms in both school and higher education sectors. 

Jul 29, 2020, 18:37 PM IST

Cabinet approves renaming of Ministry of Human Resource Development as Ministry of Education

In a significant development, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday (July 29) decided to change the name of Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) to Ministry of Education. The change in the name of the ministry was approved during a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The HRD Ministry is currently headed by former Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.

Jul 29, 2020, 13:29 PM IST

Union Budget 2019 earmarks Rs 400 crore for world class educational institutions, to push National Educational Policy

In an effort to transform the education system in India, the Centre announced the New Education Policy to bring institutes at par to international level and focus on research and innovation, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during Union Budget 2019. A National Research Foundation will be formed to ensure the strengthening of the research ecosystem in the country. 

Jul 05, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

New Education Policy formulation likely to take more time: HRD

The Narendra Modi government's ambitious project - the New Education Policy - aimed at revamping the education system is likely to take more time.

Mar 23, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

Quality education focus of New Education Policy: Javadekar

The minister said suggestions on the draft education policy are welcome and a deadline for comments on the draft was extended till September 15 this year.

Aug 19, 2016, 23:13 PM IST

Academic experts deliberate on draft new education policy, give suggestions

Experts from various universities and other spheres deliberated on the draft of the New Education Policy prepared by the HRD Ministry. 

Aug 12, 2016, 20:53 PM IST

Views of all sections important for education policy: HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said that views of all ideological sections are needed for the formulation of a New Education Policy (NEP) even as he emphasised on encouraging research and innovation for sustainable development.

Jul 13, 2016, 00:18 AM IST

Subramanian panel submits report on New Education Policy

HRD Minister Smriti Irani thanked the Chairman and all members of the Committee for their commitment and efforts.

May 27, 2016, 17:31 PM IST

New education policy to be announced before May 26: Smriti Irani

The much-awaited new education policy will be announced before May 26 when the Narendra Modi government completes its two years in office, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said.

May 16, 2016, 21:17 PM IST

20 education institutions to be helped to become world class: Smriti Irani

Ten educational institutions each in the public and private sectors would be supported to make them world-class, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said today, as Rajya Sabha members expressed concern that Indian institutions did not figure in the global top ranking list.

Mar 11, 2016, 20:40 PM IST

Don't demolish regulatory bodies, HRD Minister​ Smriti Irani urged

NAAC director DP Singh on Sunday urged Human Resource Development Minister not to "demolish" the existing regulatory bodies in education.

Nov 08, 2015, 20:36 PM IST

Need for indigenisation of teacher education system: NCTE chief

The National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) on Saturday held a consultation in Bangaluru to discuss various aspects related to teacher education. 

Nov 08, 2015, 14:24 PM IST