Govt plans to map madrassa education system to link students to formal education | India News

NEW DELHI: To be able to make stronger and modernise madrassas around the nation, the minority affairs ministry has determined to fee a learn about to determine the standing and necessities for high quality schooling in recognised and unrecognised madrassas.
The ministry stated this might be a step in opposition to figuring out techniques to hyperlink scholars in madrassas with formal schooling to allow them to pursue upper schooling and sundry occupation choices. It has floated an expression of hobby (EOI) record, inviting bids for the learn about.
Minority affairs minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi informed TOI the ministry used to be focussing on a bigger dialogue and roadmap in session with stakeholders to look how madrassa schooling may well be related to formal schooling. The record in accordance with the learn about will probably be used to conquer shortcomings and likewise be told from present madrassa schooling fashions.
Lately, the federal government had determined to switch the scheme for offering schooling in madrassas from the schooling ministry to the minority affairs ministry. “This division got here to us about two months in the past and so we need to learn about all sides to verify efficient paintings,” Naqvi stated.
The ministry will use the learn about to ship at the roadmap laid out beneath the Nationwide Schooling Coverage 2020 which recognises that minorities are under-represented at school and better schooling. The NEP recognizes the significance of interventions to advertise schooling of youngsters belonging to all minority communities, and specifically the ones communities which might be educationally under-represented.
The NEP additionally talks of creating provisions for monetary help to introduce science, arithmetic, social research, Hindi, English, state languages, or different related topics within the curriculum of those colleges.