Guwahati: One-Day Symposium on “Draft National Education Policy 2019 & New India” became prepared mutually by means of Intellectual discussion board of North East and the Center of Excellence in Science and Mathematics Education (CESME) underneath Pt. Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT), IIT Guwahati in collaboration with Department of Higher Education, Govt. Of Assam on 10th August 2019 at Center for Educational Technology IIT Guwahati to brainstorm at the diverse elements of the coverage.
Prof. Sunil Khijwania of the branch of physics and Head, Center for Educational Technology (CET) and Prof. U. S. Dixit of the department of mechanical engineering had been the coordinators from IIT Guwahati.
Governor of Assam Prof. Jagdish Mukhi inaugurated the symposium together with Director of IIT Guwahati, Prof T. G. Sitharam and Dr. Atul Bora, Director (in-Charge) Technical Education of Assam.
Five vice-chancellors, director of 4 NITs, deans of IIT Guwahati and around sixty principals and head of the departments from numerous universities and faculties of north-jap states of India participated inside the symposium. Prof. Sunil Khijwania added this system and CESME, PMMMNMTT, IITG whereas Dr. Gargi Saikia, coordinator of the symposium from IFNE, introduction of the program from IFNE Governor of Assam Prof. Jagdish Mukhi stated that “Education is the spine of us of an’s development and draft NEP 2019 targets to establish sustainable equity and colorful expertise in India.
Students may be given more flexibility to pick between Arts, Science and Vocational Studies. Higher training may be greater multi-disciplinary with huge-based totally so that scholars can develop a deeper understanding of one or more topics. He additionally stated that NEP 2019 has a liberal technique which can verify to the variety of the training device. The draft NEP 2019 will even focus on great studies.
He additionally mentioned that Rashtriya Shiksha Aayog will be created.” Previously, Director, IIT Guwahati Prof. T. G. Sitharam welcomed Governor of Assam Prof. Jagdish Mukhi and all the dignitaries who joined the symposium.
He highlighted essential policy proposals of draft NEP 2019 together with several new policy tasks for promoting internalization of better schooling, strengthening great open and distance studying, era integration at all of the tiers of schooling. He noted that the direction breaking reforms endorsed will bring about a paradigm shift by way of equipping our college students, teachers, and educational institutions with the proper talents and competencies and additionally create a permitting and reinvigorated instructional eco-device for a colorful new India.
Prof. TG Sitharam additionally highlighted the foremost educational achievements of IIT Guwahati and its dedication for integrating itself to NER states as a way to facilitate instructional excellence for the whole north-east. He highlighted that soon, IITG is beginning Young Engineer’s Program for the NE States and Sikkim. Intellectual Forum of North East Center for Excellence in Science & Mathematics Education, PMMMNMTT CET, IIT Guwahati Government of Assam Prof. Nani Gopal Mahanta, Registrar Gauhati University delivered the keynote lecture; while Prof. Hemanta Kumar Baruah, Ex Vice-Chancellor Bodoland University, Prof. (Dr.) S. P. Singh, vice-chancellor Royal Global University, Prof. Polly Vauquline, Associate Professor Gauhati University, Dr. Dayanada Borgohain Chairman, Assam Higher Secondary Education Council, Prof. Dilip Chandra Nath, Vice-Chancellor, Assam University, Silchar, Dr. Dulumoni Goswami, Education Department, Gauhati University, Prof. Nani Gopal Mahanta, Registrar, Gauhati University, Prof. Bibhash Chandra Nath Purkayastha, Vice President, Bharatiya Shikshan Mandal and Dr. Atul Bora, Director (in-price), Technical Education, Govt of Assam introduced lectures and carried out brainstorming session all through the symposium. Finally, Prof Nani Gopal Mahanta summarized the complaints of the symposium. Symposium ended with vote of thanks. Hon’ble Governor of Assam Prof Jagdish Mukhi turning in his inaugural lecture at some stage in the symposium. Also visible Prof. T. G. Sitharam, Director IIT Guwahati on the dais.
Participants of the only-day symposium on “Draft National Education Policy 2019 & New India” held at Center for Educational Technology, IIT Guwahati.