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New Education Policy: An Ambitious Attempt To Balance Government And Autonomous Institutions

The draft New Education Policy can be a gamechanger as it aims to address binary of research and training

TEMPLE OF KNOWLEGE Photograph by Sanjay Rawat

The draft of the New Education Policy submitted to the Ministry of Human Resource Development is an ambitious and expansive document. What stands out at the very first glance is the attempt of a balance between freedom and regulation; between autonomy and decentralisation on one hand, and gentle guidance and resource allocation on the other. This is not an easy balance to maintain. But if implemented properly, this can evolve as the ideal model of relationship between the government and autonomous educational institutions.

A history of binaries

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