NEP focuses on equipping students with the capabilities to meet 21st-century challenges: Vice President – education
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said Monday that the 2020 National Education Policy is comprehensive and holistic, seeking to develop character, instill a scientific temperament, and equip students with the capabilities to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
Opening a new ‘Service Center’ at Hyderabad University, M Venkaiah Naidu urged young people to be the torchbearers in eradicating illiteracy, fighting disease, overcoming the challenges of the agricultural sector, the elimination of social evils such as discrimination in any form, atrocities against women and
“The New Education Policy (NEP) not only focuses on providing quality education, but also seeks to develop character, instill scientific temperament, promote creativity, a spirit of service, and equip students with the skills to face the challenges of the 21st century, “said the vice president. said, according to an official statement,
Naidu called on institutions like the University of Hyderabad to play a leading role in promoting the climate of creativity, inventiveness and entrepreneurship, adding that India has the potential to become the center of knowledge and innovation.
He urged young people to channel their energies to build a new and resurgent India.