'School Syllabus Proposed To Be Reduced To Half': HRD Minister
Thursday, December 13, 2018, 10:36 AM
'To provide enough time to students to develop their talents, the syllabus is proposed to be reduced by half the present syllabus,' said the Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, while addressing the gathering at the inauguration ceremony of the 4th Kala Utsav. The Festival of Arts, Kala Utsav, was inaugurated at National Bal Bhavan in New Delhi.
MCI changes MBBS syllabus after 21 years
Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 4:51 PM
The Medical Council of India has decided to change the syllabus of MBBS undergraduate courses with more classes on mental health, public health, and communication skills. The new course, to be implemented from the academic year 2019, will also focus on counselling patients and their relatives about organ donation and students will be examined on their ability to handle patients.
NCERT syllabus to be reduced by half
Monday, June 4, 2018, 7:09 AM
Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar has said NCERT syllabus will be reduced to half as it is presently "cramped". The government is considering 37,000 suggestions to ensure that students get time to focus on activities other than learning information, he added. The government will provide funds to schools for procuring sports equipment and library books, he further said.