National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, brings forth a new era of innovation and excellence in higher education. This policy, formulated by the Government of India, aims to revolutionize the learning landscape and empower individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in the 21st century.
Here are some key highlights of the NEP 2020:
Holistic and Multidisciplinary Education: The NEP emphasizes a holistic approach to education, encouraging universities to adopt multidisciplinary learning frameworks. Students will have the flexibility to choose from a diverse range of subjects, promoting a well-rounded education that nurtures their interests and abilities.
Flexible Undergraduate Programs: The policy introduces a flexible undergraduate education system, allowing students to choose majors, minors, and interdisciplinary courses based on their preferences and career aspirations. This enables students to personalize their educational journey and acquire a broad range of skills.
Research and Innovation: The NEP 2020 places a strong emphasis on research and innovation in higher education. Universities will be encouraged to foster a culture of critical thinking, problem-solving, and research-oriented learning. This focus on innovation will cultivate a generation of creative thinkers and contribute to societal progress.
Technology Integration: With the rapid advancement of technology, the NEP recognizes the significance of integrating technology into the learning process. Higher education institutions will leverage digital platforms, online resources, and virtual learning environments to enhance the quality and accessibility of education.
Skill Development: The NEP aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry by promoting skill development programs. Collaborations between universities and industries will be strengthened to ensure graduates possess the practical skills demanded by the job market, fostering a skilled workforce.
Global Exposure: The policy encourages internationalization of higher education by promoting collaborations, student exchanges, and research partnerships with renowned institutions worldwide. This global exposure will provide students with a broader perspective, cultural understanding, and opportunities for global career prospects.
The implementation of the NEP 2020 in our institution will bring about significant positive changes in the way education is imparted. It will empower you to become adaptable, innovative, and globally competent individuals, ready to contribute to society and thrive in a rapidly evolving world.
We look forward to welcoming students to our institution, where the NEP 2023 will shape your educational journey and unlock a world of opportunities.
It is a vertical of Core subject. It is a subject in which you shall graduate and build your career thereafter.
As you proceed in your studies, this vertical of Maj. shall be further strengthening with more of learning, understanding, applying and exploring scope for the innovation with the subject. All remaining verticals except for Open Elective (OE) orient around this vertical of Maj, and the Internship/Apprenticeship/ Field Project/Research Project in the Third year of study shall also be based on this vertical. You must therefore choose this vertical very carefully.
Expert Tips: It is you who has to decide Maj. Following your passion, liking for the subject, confidence of self study in addition to class room teaching that would help you to explore the scope of the subject.
It is a vertical that strengthens the vertical of Maj. in terms of providing allied dimension to the core subject.
All subjects are interrelated as all subjects have originated from a common domain of knowledge which has elements of curiosity, utility and necessity and of course, all subjects ponder around understanding the wonders of the nature.
Expert Tips: Choose Min. subject as the one which you think is the subject that best complements your Maj. in enhancing your learning of Maj.
This vertical is the highlight NEP2020 and you will be choosing it from the basket of OE at the beginning of the academic sessions.
It is the vertical that has to be from the faculty other than the Maj. and that is where it opens the doors for you becoming the knowledgeable and updated person in the society. If you classify all your daily routine activities, then you will realise that every single day, you deal with little bit of science (food, medicines, electricity, mobile), little bit of commerce (banking, shopping, trading, travelling ) and a little bit of arts (reading, writing, communication, music, movie, painting). It is a vertical that gives you chance to step out of your core subject boundary in term of utility learning.
Expert Tips: Choose OE/GE based on your attitude towards the life and aptitude towards the learning new things.
This compulsory vertical includes Hands on Training corresponding mainly to the Maj. Subject.
Whenever applicable, it will also include skill based or advanced laboratory practicals of Maj. This vertical primarily focus on the application oriented learning.
Expert Tips: make sure you have chosen your Maj. carefully.
This vertical aims at enhancing your linguistic and the communication skills. It is a compulsory vertical because the effective communication is a key to success in life in every field. For the Arts and Science students, Communication skills and for Commerce students, Business Communication will be taught in this vertical.
Expert Tips: Good communication is the bridge between confusion and clarity.
This vertical will be offered only in the first year of under graduate program and shall primarily focus in sensitizing you to the importance of values in life which also includes nurturing the mother-earth which unconditionally nurtures all of us. Environmental studies shall be taught in this vertical.
Expert Tips: Covid19 pandemic taught us the importance of clean green environment, conservation and protection of natural resources and importance of oxygen. We must love our environment.
This vertical connects you back to your roots. It aims at educating the youth today to the rich heritage of our country and traditional knowledge in the field of Arts and literature, Agriculture, Basic sciences, Engineering and Technology Architecture, Management, Economics etc. If it is well preserved and widely disseminated, this knowledge can help in further research and societal applications.
Expert Tips: A unique opportunity to get enlightened and enjoy and appreciate the perfect amalgamation of contemporary learning and traditional legacy.
This vertical includes courses such as Health and Wellness, Yoga education, Sports and fitness, Cultural activities, NSS/NCC and Fine / Applied/ Visual/Performing Arts. At a later stage, this vertical shall also encompass Field Projects/ Internship/Apprenticeship/ Community Engagement and service corresponding to the Maj.( Core) subject.
Expert Tips: An opportunity to look into your own self and search for your hidden talents, capabilities, commitment and multitasking ability.
NEP Booklet 2023-24