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New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi shall be delivering the Inaugural Address at a ‘Conclave on Transformational Reforms in Higher Education under National Education Policy (NEP)’ on August 7, 2020, through video conference. The conclave is being organised by the Ministry of Human Resource Development and University Grants Commission (UGC).

The conclave will have sessions dedicated to significant aspects of education covered under the National Education Policy, 2020 like Holistic, Multidisciplinary and futuristic education, Quality Research, and Equitable use of technology for better reach in Education.

Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal , and Union Minister of State, HRD, Sanjay Dhotre, would also be participating at the event. A number of dignitaries including the Chairman and Members, Committee for Draft NEP, as well as eminent academicians/scientists will speak on different aspects of the National Education Policy. Vice-Chancellors of universities, Directors of Institutions and Principals of colleges and other stakeholders will participate at the programme, according to a PIB release.

The programme will be streamed live via:

MHRD Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/HRDMinistry/

UGC YouTube Channel, PIB YouTube Channel,

UGC Twitter Handle (@ugc_india) : https://twitter.com/ugc_india?s=12

It would also be broadcast on DD News.