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Early indicators that give us some idea of the government’s plans and priorities:
HRD Ministry report:
The government needs to make large efforts to make science more glamorous. If there is to be real progress, it will need unglamorous, ground-level work.
Good analysis on education and innovation ecosystem in India. Note it for essay.
The Union Minister of Human Resource Development launched the Sixth All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) in New Delhi.
Setting up of six new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Jammu, Kerala and Karnataka.
Do you know that UGC is also called User Generated Content in the social media parlance?
The panel has been asked to recommend measures to integrate the study of Sanskrit with other disciplines like physics, chemistry, maths, medical science.
Emphasising what the apex court held 27 years ago, the bench said it is now “inclined” to convey the same message to the government over reservation in institutions of higher education.
SC had ruled in 1988 in two judgments, had said “there should really be no reservation” since general interest of the country for improving the standard of higher education.
The committee will consider the economic and other criteria for eligibility for non-NET fellowships, recommending guidelines for the selection, coverage, award, and administration of the non-NET fellowships.
The HRD ministry is keen to do away with the current format of students taking the JEE-Mains and JEE-Advanced.
The first international summit on education, which was announced with much fanfare by the Ministry of Human Resource Development is called off.
It empowers the institutions to compete for international ranking systems like QS and Times.