Several provisions outlined within the new NEP that are geared toward internationalisation of schooling will assist in offering college students reasonably priced and high quality schooling, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan mentioned on Thursday. “Lot of students from India are interested in going for higher education overseas, famous destination is US, UK or Australia. The new National Education Policy (NEP) has provisions which focus on internationalisation of education and multidisciplinary education,” Pradhan mentioned in his deal with in the course of the US-India Business Council (USIBC) India Ideas Summit.
“Under the new NEP, we want to invite global education institutions, some of our Indian institutions can collaborate with prestigious US institutions. In that way number of students will be benefited in a bigger way,” he added.
Pradhan mentioned when overseas universities will come to India, they should tie up with an Indian college or they will open up on their very own as effectively. “That will create new scope for our Indian students by giving them affordable and quality education. Personally I am very impressed about research capability of American universities which is a driving factor in its economy,” he added.
The Education minister mentioned India and the United States are very “dependable” and “reliable” strategic companions however time has come to scale it up. “We are open to exploring academic partnerships and the NEP is giving policy framework for that only. We also have to catch up with the rapidly changing job natures and requirement of skills.
“We have a sturdy variety of increased schooling college students who want skilling, reskilling and upskilling to compete within the world job market and be within the ecosystem,” he mentioned.