Tag Archives: HRD

EXCLUSIVE: National Education Policy will be finalised soon, says HRD minister

The National Education Policy (NEP) 2019, which aims to completely reform the education sector in India, will be finalised soon. In an exclusive interaction with Moneycontrol on the sidelines of the 57th convocation at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, the Union Minister for Human Resource Development (HRD), said that they have engaged in deliberations over the ... Read More »

HRD introduces 70-point grading index to assess quality of school education in states

The Ministry of Human Resource Development has introduced a 70-point grading index to assess the quality of school education offered by states. “We have decided that a state performance grading will be done wherein the states will be marked out of 1,000 scores on 70 parameters,” HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters here. This will give the correct picture of ... Read More »

IIM Bill: HRD Minister says want to remove government interference, opposition praises move

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar today received rare praise from the Opposition in the Lok Sabha for bringing a bill which seeks to usher in functional autonomy in the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) by restricting the government role. The Indian Institutes of Management Bill, 2017, provides for giving statutory powers to these institutions in their running including the ... Read More »

No proposal by CBSE to advance board exams: HRD ministry

The Rajya Sabha was informed today that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has no plan to preponed the class 10 and 12 board examinations that are held in March every year.  “As of now, no such proposal has been moved by the CBSE,” Minister of State for HRD Upendra Kushwaha said in a written reply to whether the board has ... Read More »

Top B.Ed colleges to go out of NCTE regulation: HRD Ministry

Top B.Ed colleges to go out of NCTE regulation: HRD Ministry On Tuesday, the HRD Ministry announced that the best-rated Bachelor of Education colleges will be left out of the regulatory regime of the NCTE. Prakash Javadekar: Union Minister of Ministry of HRD On Tuesday, the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry announced that the best-rated Bachelor of Education colleges will ... Read More »

HRD Ministry planning special KV like schools for minorities and tribals

Separate schools will soon be established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) for minorities and tribals on the lines of Kendriya Vidyalayas. These schools will be run by the Central government on KV model and will follow NCERT syllabus. Representative Image Separate schools will soon be established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) for minorities and ... Read More »