UGC made new headlines on National Higher Education Qualification Framework


The University Grants Commission (UGC) has transmitted the design National Higher Education Qualification Framework (NHEQF) prepared to the state governments and universities.
The current academic session is taking off to make a big difference to the Indian education system. In the educational session 2022-23, all universities and higher educational institutions are getting on to get the entry-exit facility in undergraduate, postgraduate and, doctoral programs under the new policy 2020.

At the same time, the student will be prepared to alter from evacuating studies in the middle to university according to his comfort (Portable Facility). Interestingly, from where the student will drop out in the middle, there will also be a choice to publish it within 7 years. Later schooling, now higher education will similarly be established on learning consequences. Each year there will be an examination assessment based on knowledge, ability, and competence.


Notably, at least 20 values per semester will be necessary, but universities will be lent the freedom to improve the value record standards. The University Grants Commission (UGC) gives birth to sending the draft National Higher Education Qualification Framework (NHEQF) willing to the state governments and universities.

The National Higher Education Qualification Framework is getting on to begin from the impending session from the Central Universities. Later this, state universities will moreover be comprised from next year.

Now UG and PG design will be like this:

The undergraduate program will be in three- and four-year degree programs. Certificate on completion of the early year, Diploma on completion of the second year, Bachelor’s degree on completion of the third year. Subsequently, the four-year degree program will also be expanded to this. If a student wishes to do honours, then he will have to study for the fourth year. The choice of pursuing Honors will be available to all students.
Nonetheless, after finalizing the third-year degree program, if a student expects to make a future in the research field, he/she must have a CGPA of 7 in the third year. This, after finalizing the fifth year of studies, he will get a PG diploma and after completing the sixth year he will get a master’s degree. Now the name of these degree programs will be Graduate Attribute and Graduate Profile.

Research field studies in bachelor degree then directly PhD:
If a student also opts for a research area in the undergraduate program, then he will not require to do post-graduation. Relatively he will be prepared to rapidly enrol in a PhD program with a UG research degree. Students with BA, BCom, BSc will be able to continue multidisciplinary studies in the second and third years. The examination-based assessment will also furnish a choice for multidisciplinary studies.

Lateral entry option in the second year also:
People who are employed or performing their work will also obtain the selection to finalize the degree. Those who remembered dropping out in the middle unpaid to household or any additional crisis will also be encompassed in the mainstream of education.

For instance, people involved in any additional skilled work comprising automobile, electrical, mechanical will receive an opportunity to study technical degree programs like BTech or BE. There will be an alternative for this in the second year of the UG program. Nonetheless, before admission, those who dropped out years since will retain to ratify a test to be prepared to join the mainstream of education.

Knowledge of community assistance along with ethical education along with books: In this modern age course, apart from bookish knowledge, professional knowledge, skills, a makeover of students will similarly be done. In this, they will have to do mandatory studies and empirical fieldwork especially in moral education, community service, internship, etc. For this objective, they will also get tricks of bargaining with colleagues while operating with home, family, society, country.

Now there will be grade not division in degree:
There will no longer be a division in a degree. For example, grades have overcome fixed from 10 to 4. In this 10 will be terrific, 9 excellent, 8 very good, 7 rough, 6-5 average, and 4 passes. All below this would be the failed classification. There will be 10 levels from school to postgraduate. Of this, one to four are for school education and five to 10 for higher education.

The first year in the undergraduate program will be level 5, with 40 credits, level 6, 80 credits in the second year, 120 credits in level 7, 160 credits in level eight. At the same time, the first year in the PG program will be level eight 40 credits in diploma, level nine 40 credits in the second year, and level 10 doctoral program i.e. PhD.

Job Training for Diploma and Certificate holders:
If a student drops out of the first and second year due to any motive, then a two-month bridge course will be performed in the summer. This will be for 10 credits. In this, he will get training to relate with the job.