Under the scheme, the government has started model residential schools to impart quality education to tribal students across India.
While the BJP welcomed the move, the Congress dubbed it as another effort to further the saffron agenda.
Seven year after it was scrapped, the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP) has made a re-entry in Delhi University in a new avatar, with Multiple Exit and Entry System (MEES).
The Congress has decided to raise the issue of National Education Policy-2020 in both Houses of the legislature during the upcoming session.
The former CM said that the government has already decided to implement the policy from the current academic year, without any discussion with the students, teachers and education experts.
The party alleged that the government is forcing NEP from this academic year with a hidden agenda and not in the interest of education.
He said seven institutions of national importance were provided under Schedule XIII of AP Reorganisation Act.
Education Minister Dr Mohan Yadav informed that the government is also introducing agricultural science in Vikram University and Rani Durgavati university to open up new avenues for students.
Union Minister for Education and Skill Development Dharmendra Pradhan urged students to work in ways that positively impact the people of the disadvantaged section.
Education Minister Suresh said that Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy was committed to improving education standards and making it accessible for students from poor and downtrodden sections.
The student can get a degree from the University of his/her choice by getting a minimum of 50% credits from the respective university.
Modi said in the last one year, teachers, principals and policymakers of the country have worked very hard in implementing the National Education Policy on the ground.
The NEP 2020 is a policy response designed to not only vaccinate all stakeholders against antiquated symptoms, but also provide a permanent cure to India’s education problems
K Kasturirangan, who headed the committee that drafted the National Education Policy-2020, noted that the new policy has been crafted to ensure that it touched the life of every citizen.
SRM University-AP Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof D Narayana Rao has taken the initiative to organise a webinar on NEP-2020 and its nuances as a part of its University Distinguished Lecture Series.