Union Education Budget 2021-22 Analysis,Check here

By Baisakhi Khuntia

The Union Finance Minister NIrmala Sitharaman had declared the budget for the financial year 2021-22.In the budget major focus given to education sector. Education budget focuses on implementation of National Education Policy (NEP), setting up of higher education commission,  international research collaboration, skilling the youth and Research & Development.. Here is the union education budget highlights for 2021-22:-

  • As per 2021 budget the Minister of Education has been allocated with Rs 93,224.31 Crore whereas previous year 2020 the education sector was allocated with Rs 99,311.52 Crore. There was effect of covid-19 which hits the country and .the educational institutions remains closed for the whole year.
  • In 2021-22 the higher education is allocated with Rs 38,350 Crore while previous year 2020-21 the higher education was allocated with Rs 39,466.52 Crore.
  • The two regulatory bodies of higher education i.e. University Grant Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) are allocated with same amount in the previous year budget 2020-21. UGC is allocated with Rs 4,693 crore and AICTE is allocated with Rs 416 crore. 
  • Setting up of higher education commission. It will be an umbrella body having four separate vehicles for accreditation, regulation, standard setting and funding. NIrmala Sitharaman also declared that 9 cities to have an umbrella structure so that the institutions can have better synergy.
  • Establishment of Central University in Leh for higher education accessible in Ladakh.
  • Skill development is also important aspect in union budget for education in 2021-22. National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme was launched in 2016. The government proposes to enhance the apprenticeship opportunities for the youth. The government had allocated Rs 3.000 crores and decided to realign existng scheme of apprenticeship for providing post-education apprenticeship, training of graduates and diploma holders in Engineering.
  • Government will collaborate with United Arab Emirates (UAE) to distribute skill qualifications, assessment and certification. The goverment will have a collaborative programme between India  and Japan i.e., Training Inter Training Programme (TITP) which facilitate transfie of Japanese industrial and vocational skills, techniques .
  • Another aspect of education budget focusing in Research and Development. Government will collaborate with foreign institution. The 24 research ecosystem of the country will be strenthened.
  • Government has decided to increase digital transaction. 1500 Crores has allocated that will provide financial incentive to promote digital modes of payment.
  • To enable the wealth of governance and policy related knowledge on the internet available in Indian languages , a new intiative will undertake that is National Language Translation Mission (NTLM).
  • For the initiatives on Educationn as part of National Education Policy (NEP), 15000 schools will be strengthened. 100 new sainik schools will be established. Rs 35,219 crores has been allocated to benefitting four crores SC/ST students for next 6 years till 2025-26.

Know here: Union budget for 2021-22  declared by Nirmala Sitharaman avaiable here


Union Education Budget 2021-22 Analysis,Check here
JNUEE 2020 Registration Extended in Response of the JNU Student Union Request. Check Here
JNUEE 2020: JNU Students Union Demand Extenstion of Registration Deadline
Union Minister tweeted “JEE Main 2019 Ranks will be declared after April Exams”
How the Pandemic is Going to Affect the Education Sector?
What are the Various Skills One Should Emphasize During the 21st Century?
A Ray of Hope in the Darkness: The Online Courses
CLAT 2021 Exam Dates to be Notified in the First Week of May: Consortium of NLUs
Is Scrapping of Board Exams the Only Solution?
Know The Top Online Websites for Professionals To Skill Up
JEE 2021 April Session Postponed; How Far it will be a Good Decision?
NIPER JEE 2021 Application Form (Released), Check Exam dates, Eligibility Here
NATA 2021 Result Declared For 1st Phase, Download Scorecard Here
AEEE 2021: Know B.Tech Admission And Slot Booking Criteria in Amrita Viswa Vidyapeetham
NEET PG 2021 Admit Card Revised To April 14 Due To Technical Reasons
Different Options To Go With If CMAT 2021 Score Is Low?
NATA 2021 Phase 1 Exam Concluded, What Next ?
NBE To Conduct NEET PG 2021 Abiding By All COVID 19 Protocols
CMAT 2021 Result(Out), Know Top Colleges Accepting Percentile And Cut Off
WBJEE 2021: Exam (July 11), Know Scoring, Ranking And Tie-Breaking Criteria
NEET PG 2021: Last Few Days Tips To Crack The Exam
MET 2021 Admit Card (Out) For 1st Phase, Know Steps to download
TANCET 2021: Get Your Scorecard Ready For The Counselling
NEET PG 2021:Tie breaking Criteria, Changes in exam pattern
JEE Main April 2021: Know Subject Wise Marking Scheme And Percentile Calculation
What's New in NATA 2021 Exam Pattern,Marking scheme
JEE Main 2021 April Session Admit Card Released, Know Exam Day Guidelines
NEET PG 2021:Exam Pattern, Test day instructions
CMAT 2021: Answer key Released, Result Out Soon, Know Percentile Score
NEET PG 2021 Admit card Released, Know here steps to download
MAT 2021: What To Do After Getting MAT Result ?
JIPMER Accepting NEET UG Score For BSc Nursing Admission
Does the Exam Pattern of MET 2021 Changes, Know here the exam pattern ,Marking scheme
MAT May 2021: Registration Started, Effective Study Plan To Cover Syllabus
NDA 2021 Exam pattern: Check Marking scheme, Marks distribution
AEEE 2021: Are multiple attempts useful for aspirants?
LSAT 2021:Know here Exam Pattern , Scholarships offered
CMAT 2021 Exam Over: what's next?
CLAT 2021: How To Score High?
JEST 2021: Tips to concentration more on Exam Preparation
NATA 2021 Admit Card Out(Phase I), Download link, Exam day Instructions
NATA 2021 Revised Eligibility Criteria Released By COA
ATMA 2021 Registration process (Ends), Know Exam dates, syllabus, pattern
CMAT 2021: Last Few Days Preparation Tips To Ace The Exam

© 2020 | educationasia.in | All Rights Reserved