New Education Policy (NEP) नई शिक्षा नीति : This is the biggest change in the history of the education world in India, the new education policy has been introduced by the Ministry of Human Resource Management, this new education policy of India has been chaired by ISRO chief Dr. Kasturiranjan.
Under the National Education Policy, the policy of education to be held in schools and colleges is formulated and the New National Education Policy 2020 has been launched by the Government of India. Many important changes have been made by the government in the New National Education Policy (NEP). The main reason for the change in the new education policy is to make India a superpower in the global view.
Under India’s new education policy, education from pre-school to secondary school will be universalized with 100% GIR in school education by 2030 (Medical and law study is not included), 10 + 2 pattern to follow before the new education policy comes. This was done but with the introduction of this new education policy (NEP), the pattern of 5 + 3 + 3 + 4 will be followed, further we will tell you about this pattern in detail.
By the way, let me tell you one more thing, when the BJP government was formed in 2014, it was also mentioned in their manifesto that the New Education Policy was being made, which seems to be coming true today.
Today’s Top New Education Policy News and Updates
New Education Policy-2020: Key Points at a Glance:
1. In the new education policy 2020, 6% of GDP will be spent on education, which is currently 4.43%.
2. Now education up to class five will be done in mother tongue.
3. The name of Ministry of Human Resource Development has been changed to Ministry of Education. Therefore, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will now be called the education minister of the country.
4. Higher Education Commission of India (HECI) will be set up as a single body for all higher education except law and medical education. That is, there will be a single regulator for higher education. 3.5 crore new seats will be added in higher education.
5. Vocational courses will be started from sixth class. Students desirous for this will be given internship from 6th class onwards.
6. Music and arts will be promoted by including them in the curriculum.
7. A National Educational Technology Forum (NETF) is being created to promote e-curricula for which virtual labs are being developed.
8. The target of achieving higher enrollment ratio of GER (Gross Enrolment Ratio) in higher education by 2030 is 50% which was 26.3% in the year 2018.
9. The most important point of the new education policy 2020 is the implementation of multiple entry and exit systems. Now, if a student is not able to pursue further studies after studying engineering for three years or after studying six semesters, then he / she does not get anything.
But now, after leaving the study after one year in multiple entry and exit system, certificate will be given, diploma after two years and degree will be given after leaving the study after three to four years. This will reduce the drop out ratio in the country.
10. If a student wants to skip a course and take admission in another course, then he can take a break from the first course for a specific time and join the second course and after completing it, continue the previous course again. Can keep
11. At present, there are different rules for Central Universities, Deemed Universities, and Standalone Institutions. The new education policy 2020 will have the same rules for everyone.
12. To promote research and research in the country, the National Research Foundation (NRF) will be established as an apex body on the lines of the NSF (National Science Foundation) of America. The main objective of the establishment of NRF is to promote the culture of research through universities. It will be governed independently by the government, a board of governors and will finance large projects.