Vikash Sharma

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has announced the names of students, recommended by the Higher Education Institutions under the NEP SAARTHI initiative.

The ‘NEP SAARTHI- Student Ambassador for Academic Reforms in Transforming Higher Education in India’ is an initiative to involve students in the implementation of the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020. Through the NEP SAARTHI, the UGC aims to foster an environment where students can engage the students’ community as active participants in effectively implementing the provisions of the NEP 2020.

Earlier, the UGC had invited nominations from universities, colleges and other institutions for NEP SAARTHI, who have an outstanding personality, excellent communication skills, organisational capabilities, creativity, a sense of responsibility and being a team leader for conducting outreach programmes.

The full list of students nominated under the initiative can be assessed HERE.

NEP SAARTHI Details & Objectives

* To create awareness and promote the initiatives of NEP 2020 among students on campus

* To encourage and motivate students to actively participate in implementing the NEP 2020 initiatives

* To establish a feedback mechanism for the UGC to understand the impact of NEP 2020 initiatives on students and address their concerns


* Work as an ambassador to promote NEP 2020

* Create awareness regarding NEP 2020

* Disseminate information regarding NEP 2020

* Promote NEP 2020 initiatives on social media

* Collect feedback from students to improve the implementation of NEP 2020

* Provide guidance to students and other stakeholders regarding NEP 2020 initiatives and how they can benefit from them