2020 New Education Policy

New Education Policy: Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the National Education Policy 2020, it has great transformation reforms in school and higher education sector.


  • 10+2 board structure is dropped

  • New school structure will be 5+3+3+4

  • Upto 5 pre school, 6 to 8 Mid School, 8 to 11 High School , 12 onwards Graduation

  • Degree will be of 4 years (any)

  • vocational courses available From 6th standard

  • Student can choose subject from 8th to 11

  • All graduation courses will have major and minor subject according to his/her choice

  • For Example - science student can have Physics as Major and Music as minor also.

  • All higher education will be governed by only one authority.

  • UGC AICTE will be merged.

  • All University government, private, Open, Deemed, Vocational etc will have same grading and other rules.

  • New Teacher Training board will be setup for all kinds of teachers in country, no state can change

  • Same level of Accreditation to any collage , based on its rating collage will get autonomous rights and funds.

  • New Basic learning program will be created by government for parents to teach children upto 3 years in home and for pre school 3 to 6

  • Multiple entry and exit from any course

  • Credit system for graduation for each year student will get some credits which he can utilize if he takes break in course and come back again to complete course

  • All schools exams will be semester wise twice a year.

  • The syllabus will be reduced to core knowledge of any subject only

  • More focus on student practical and application knowledge

  • No year will be wasted even when student leave the semester in 1year. The student will get basic certificate . Like any graduation course if student completes only one year he will get a basic certificate, if he completes two years then he will get Diploma certificate and if he complete full course then he will get degree certificate


Education is not the learning of facts but the training of mind : by Albert Einstein