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Implementation of the new National Education Policy 2020: An assessment
Jan 08, 2022

Implementation of the new National Education Policy 2020: An assessment

The year 2021 saw a slew of measures being adopted for the implementation of the NEP, with differing results at the early and higher education levels

The National Education Policy 2020: A policy for the times
Aug 06, 2020

The National Education Policy 2020: A policy for the times

The new education policy has a commendable vision, but its potency will depend on whether it is able to effectively integrate with the government’s

An investment in knowledge: Boosting India-US educational ties
Sep 20, 2023

An investment in knowledge: Boosting India-US educational ties

Educational cooperation between India and the United States (US) has gone from strength to strength, and there is much more that can be done.

Are Anganwadis ready to provide quality early childhood education?
Jan 24, 2024

Are Anganwadis ready to provide quality early childhood education?

Increasing public spending on early childhood care and education and empowering India’s Anganwadis is important to ensure that quality early educati

Australia and India: Capturing the opportunities in life sciences
Oct 27, 2020

Australia and India: Capturing the opportunities in life sciences

We need investments in innovations and discover new ways of engaging. An integrated way of working together which involves sharing of skills, resource

Care needed in ‘balancing’ NEP panel report: Former IIT chairman
Oct 04, 2019

Care needed in ‘balancing’ NEP panel report: Former IIT chairman

The NEP panel report has both advantages and disadvantages — balancing them in the final policy statement is only one aspect of it.

Controversy over Hindi language; an attempt to divert attention from important issues?
Sep 30, 2019

Controversy over Hindi language; an attempt to divert attention from important issues?

It is relevant to probe why Amit Shah chose to speak on the issue so forcefully when a controversy over Hindi had already arisen in the context of the

Early Childhood Care and Education: ‘The Elephant in the Room’ No More
Oct 03, 2022

Early Childhood Care and Education: ‘The Elephant in the Room’ No More

Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) in India is enshrined in the Constitution and mandated under the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act 2009. Yet, its implementation remains tentative for many reasons, primary of which is the absence of a clear government guideline regarding which Ministry is tasked with policymaking and implementation. This brief attempts to offer an answer for the government. It examines the conc

Edtech in India: Boom, bust, or bubble?
Jan 24, 2024

Edtech in India: Boom, bust, or bubble?

The experience of Indian edtech between 2020 and 2023 appears to be a textbook case of a bubble burst. But there is hope yet, and there are new opport

Five challenges that would shape the outcome of NEP 2020
Nov 26, 2021

Five challenges that would shape the outcome of NEP 2020

The path to successfully execute NEP is riddled with hurdles; the Centre and states need to work closely to overcome them

Foreign Universities in India: Lessons and Learnings from Global Experiences
Oct 20, 2023

Foreign Universities in India: Lessons and Learnings from Global Experiences

In May 2023, India’s University Grants Commission announced draft guidelines to allow foreign universities to establish operations in the country. This paper explores the potential outcomes of the decision by assessing the experiences of foreign institutions in China, the United Arab Emirates, South Korea, and Malaysia. The case studies highlight that only a few world-class universities are keen to establish campuses in foreign countries. As su

Human capital formation through public education: How fares India?
Sep 17, 2019

Human capital formation through public education: How fares India?

Public education is a tool for human capital formation. In India, even as private institutions provide an option, a majority of students attend public schooling; yet, private-school students continue to outperform their public-school counterparts. Using parameters associated with Goal 4 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG 4 – Quality Education), this paper estimates the sub-national level state of public education in India by constructing

India’s emerging technology challenge
Oct 16, 2020

India’s emerging technology challenge

Ad-hoc research initiatives and infrequent budgetary allocations would not suffice if India is to develop a vibrant research ecosystem.

India’s Innovation Ecosystem: Mapping the Trends
Feb 08, 2021

India’s Innovation Ecosystem: Mapping the Trends

The integration of Science, Technology and Innovation goals into national policies helps achieve sustained economic and social development. This brief examines the key parameters that govern the global and Indian innovation ecosystems: research investment, education policy, researcher density, publication output, number of patents registered, and the startup environment. It finds that certain elements are crucial in developing a robust strategic

Introduction The framers of the Constitution of India, which came into force in 1950, put faith in the State to provide  ...
Aug 16, 2023

Introduction The framers of the Constitution of India, which came into force in 1950, put faith in the State to provide free and compulsory education for all children up to 14 years of age. Article 45

Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) in India is enshrined in the Constitution and mandated under the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act 2009. Yet, its implementation remains tentative for many reasons, primary of which is the absence of a clear government guideline regarding which Ministry is tasked with policymaking and implementation. This brief attempts to offer an answer for the government. It examines

NEP 2020: Achieving universal literacy in India by 2047
Sep 08, 2022

NEP 2020: Achieving universal literacy in India by 2047

As we celebrate International Literacy Day, we examine the provision of the National Education Policy and see if the NEP can deliver on its promise to

NEP 2020: Vocational education needs structural changes in the labour market
Aug 08, 2020

NEP 2020: Vocational education needs structural changes in the labour market

In a free market economy like India, albeit with some socialist characteristics, education is largely seen as an investment for economic growth, espec

Population health in India: Challenges and strategies for improving public well-being
Jul 31, 2023

Population health in India: Challenges and strategies for improving public well-being

A comprehensive approach needs to be undertaken by raising awareness of rights and encouraging community involvement and self-reliance to improve the

Putting vocational education centre stage in the implementation of NEP 2020
Jan 14, 2021

Putting vocational education centre stage in the implementation of NEP 2020

The Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) system was always a pressing need, even at the best of times, for meeting the requirements

Uable: Creativity-focused skill development in the 6-14 age group for next-gen leadership
Nov 12, 2020

Uable: Creativity-focused skill development in the 6-14 age group for next-gen leadership

An approach to building a child’s creative intelligence and skill development through real life roles, and building a strong sense of self and commu

Women and STEM: The inexplicable gap between education and workforce participation
Jan 24, 2024

Women and STEM: The inexplicable gap between education and workforce participation

India could be a STEM powerhouse if only it can ensure its female STEM graduates are retained in the workforce

नवे शिक्षणधोरण आणि शिक्षणाचे माध्यम
Aug 20, 2020

नवे शिक्षणधोरण आणि शिक्षणाचे माध्यम

प्रत्येक विद्यार्थ्याशी त्याच्या बोली भाषेत संवाद साधू शकतील, अशा शिक्षकांची प्रत्येक सरकारी शाळेत नियुक्ती करणे, हे मोठे आव्हान राज्य सरकारांसमोर असेल.

नवे शैक्षणिक धोरण आणि पाच आव्हाने
Dec 07, 2021

नवे शैक्षणिक धोरण आणि पाच आव्हाने

व्या शैक्षणिक धोरणाच्या अंमलबजावणीचे यश सहकारी संघराज्य प्रणाली व सुधारणांमध्ये योगदान देण्याची राज्यांची क्षमता यांवर अवलंबून आहे.

बाल्यावस्थेतील दर्जेदार शिक्षण देण्याकरता अंगणवाड्या सज्ज आहेत का?
Feb 21, 2024

बाल्यावस्थेतील दर्जेदार शिक्षण देण्याकरता अंगणवाड्या सज्ज आहेत का?

बाल्यावस्थेतील निगा आणि शिक्षण यांवरील सार्वजनिक खर्चा

भारतातील एडटेक (Edtech): तेजी, मंदी की बुडबुडा?
Feb 28, 2024

भारतातील एडटेक (Edtech): तेजी, मंदी की बुडबुडा?

असे दिसते की 2020 ते 2023 पर्यंत भारताच्या एडटेक क्षेत्राचा अन

महिला आणि STEM: शिक्षण आणि कार्यबळ सहभागातील प्रचंड तफावत समजण्यापलीकडे
Feb 26, 2024

महिला आणि STEM: शिक्षण आणि कार्यबळ सहभागातील प्रचंड तफावत समजण्यापलीकडे

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