Dr. Shashi Tharoor leads webinar on ‘Is National Education Policy (NEP) a Game-Changer for Higher Education?’ hosted by Centre for Teaching & Learning on December 2
The Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) hosted a webinar titled, ‘Is National Education Policy (NEP) a Game-Changer for Higher Education?’, on December 2nd, as part of the Samiksha series of webinars. Dr. Chetan Subramanian, Dean, Faculty, moderated the session.
The webinar was led by Dr. Shashi Tharoor, third-term Member of Parliament representing Thiruvananthapuram. He is the author of 23 books, both fiction and non-fiction, besides being a former Under Secretary-General of the United Nations, and a former Minister of State for Human Resource Development and for External Affairs in the Government of India. He lauded the NEP for its determination about creating a space for world-class education in the country; introducing a ‘multidisciplinary’ approach to educational practices; promoting research in the higher education ecosystem, and ensuring expansion, access, and equity.Read more