Dr. Binay Jaiswal, President NEPC
Arjun Poddar, V. President NEPC
To expand the Higher Education sector in all is modes of delivery to increase the Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education to 15% by 2011-12 to 21% by 2016-17 and 30% by the year 2020.
To expand institutional base of Higher Education (including technical, professional and vocational education) by creating additional capacity in existing institutions, establishing new institutions and incentivizing State Governments and Non-Governmental Organizations/civil society.
To enhance plan support for infrastructure and faculty development in the institutions of higher learning and to attract talent towards careers in teaching and research.
To create conditions for knowledge generation through improved research facilities in universities and colleges.
Sri Narendra Modi
Prime Minister of India ( Govt. of India )
Twitter & Blog Post:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today highlighted the strength of inclusivity in our Constitution and said that this has made us face of our challenges while upholding the integrity of the nation. He was today addressing a joint sitting of the both the houses to mark the 70th Year of Constitution in the Central Hall of Parliament.
It is our Constitution that binds us all together: PM Modi
The mission of the Ministry is: To ensure equitable access to quality education for all our citizens so that their potential is fully realized; To assist in the development of responsible citizens who are disciplined, industrious, creative and confident and who can function effectively in a modern society. Develop an innovative Education System for a knowledge and global competitive society, that includes all age groups to meet future labor market demand, by ensuring quality of the ministry of education outputs, and provision of best services for internal and external customers.