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National Medical Commission, India's regulator of medical education, comes into existence replacing MCI
With the NMC coming into being, the Board of Governors (BoG), which superseded the Medical Council of India (MCI) on September 26, 2018, to perform its functions, will get dissolved and the nearly 64-year-old Indian Medical Council Act will stand abolished.
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PM Modi to deliver inaugural address at conclave on new National Education Policy on Friday
The NEP approved by the Union Cabinet at a meeting presided by Prime Minister Narendra Modi replaces the 34-year-old National Policy on Education framed in 1986 and is aimed at paving the way for transformational reforms in school and higher education systems to make India a global knowledge superpower.
SC to examine if educational institutions, varsities fall under consumer law
A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud, Indu Malhotra and Indira Banerjee has admitted an appeal filed by Manu Solanki and other students of a medical course against Vinayaka Mission University at Salem in Tamil Nadu, alleging deficiency in services.
View: The success of the groundbreaking NEP will fully depend on its implementation
GoI must ensure that this becomes a truly collective national endeavour. The state governments, irrespective of which political party is in power, should be fully engaged. As must be the entire range of individuals, organisations and institutions, across the public sector and civil society.
Karnataka to start on campus classes for degree students from October
Ashwath Narayana, who is also the minister for Higher Education, said that academic classes for degree courses will be held online from September 1 and the shift to offline will happen a month later. “The department is waiting for guidelines from the Centre to conduct offline classes and to hold some of the pending exams,” he said.
View: National Education Policy 2020 offers transformative road map for colleges and universities
The long-term plan as per the policy is to do away with the current system of colleges affiliated to universities. Each college would become either fully integrated into a university or converted into an autonomous and independent degree giving institution.
View: National Recruitment Agency is a combination of convenience and cost effectiveness for candidates
The Union Cabinet recently cleared a proposal to create the National Recruitment Agency (NRA) to conduct recruitment tests for non-technical government posts.
President Kovind, PM Modi to address Governors' Conference on NEP 2020
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the inaugural session of the Governors' Conference on the National Education Policy on Monday through video conference, the Prime Minister's Office said.
View: The NEP is an indicator of what India needs to do to improve education
While funding remains ambiguous, the New Education Policy has got several priorities right, especially the emphasis on foundational skills
NEP: Flexible degree courses, single higher education regulator, common norms for public & private colleges
The undergraduate degree will be of either 3 or 4-year duration with multiple exit options within this period, with appropriate certifications.
New education policy to enable creative learning among students, boost job prospects: Ind-Ra
India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) on Thursday said the new National Education Policy 2020 (NEP) will enable creative learning among students and boost their employment prospects.
NEP 2020 opens doors for foreign varsities; HECI bill to go for cabinet nod soon
The ministry of education is preparing to take to cabinet a Bill to set up the Higher Education Commission of India (HECI)- which will come with a clause to allow foreign varsities into India. The model of routing entry of foreign universities through the HECI Bill with a single clause instead of a separate legislation is hoped to find greater support in Parliament.
Soon, online degree courses at 230 universities
The significant move came following the HRD ministry asking the UGC to review the rules.