National Education Policy lays stress on research, says Javadekar
PUNE [Maha Media]: The National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 lays emphasis on the research and innovation through various means, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said here on Tuesday.
He listed affordability, accessibility, quality, equity, and accountability as the five pillars of the NEP, and also mentioned about introducing a new dimension of flexibility through choice-based education.
“The National Education Policy 2020 gives emphasis to research and innovation by increasing the expenditure on research; organising more hackathons for students, and by encouraging a dialogue between academia, industry and research lab,” the Information and Broadcasting Minister said. He was speaking on the NEP 2020 at a programme here.