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Envisioning the Future of Education in India: National Education Policy 2020

Presenter: Dr. Devi Singh - Ex-Vice Chancellor and member of the Governing Body, FLAME University, Pune. He is one of the top academic leaders in India who has created and transformed institutions of higher learning. 

Hosted by: School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Synopsis: With an emphasis on critical thinking, experiential learning, and research mind-set, NEP 2020 is aimed to help the education sector shift gear and meet the demands of a 21st century India.

Points of discussion:

  • The rationale and the relevance of NEP, 2020
  • The structural changes from the elementary level to higher education (and specifically higher education)
  • Multidisciplinary, 'Indianness' in education, the significance of 'liberal' studies, and vocational education

The session also highlighted the challenges and prospects of the policy. 

Webinar held on: 28th August 2020

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