New NEP will be in public domain very soon: HRD Ministry

New National Education Policy

A new national education policy will be in public domain very soon and it will establish glory of India in the world, R Subrahmanyam, Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development said on Tuesday.

While addressing the Swachh Campus Ranking, 2019 award ceremony at AICTE via video conferencing, HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank appealed to the students to vow for sparing a liter of water each day and empower their close and dears ones to do the same.

“We are in the very last stages of bringing out the national education policy which will be there with all of you, very soon. This education policy is going to modify the way we are implementing our education systems,” he further added.

“It is going to bring a very major change for the betterment of the students, institutions and all the stakeholders. One of the important things would be to spread the influence of the institutions in their surroundings”, Subrahmanyam stated.

In the Swachh Campus Ranking 2019, nearly 7,000 higher educational institutions participated, out of which 52 were felicitated in clean and smart campus, one student one tree, Jal Shakti Abhiyan and Solar Urja Lamp categories.

Among the dignitaries present at the event was University Grants Commission chairman D P Singh and head of All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) Anil Sahasrabudhe and other government officials.