The Gujarat schooling division has introduced 589 new authorities and grant-in-aid secondary and better secondary vocational colleges that may provide 13 new vocational expertise to college students. These colleges are anticipated to start out admissions in September-October this 12 months.
Aimed toward rising skilled data amongst college students and alternatives in direction of vocational expertise, these new 589 colleges, majorly in Gujarati medium, have been permitted by Authorities of India’s Samagra Shiksha beneath the Nationwide Schooling Coverage (NEP) 2020.
The 13 new vocational trades embody agriculture, attire, made ups and residential furnishings, automotive, magnificence and wellness, BFSI, electronics, meals processing, IT/ITES, plumber, retail, sports activities, bodily schooling, health and leisure, tourism and hospitality and well being care, introduced Schooling Minister Jitu Vaghani.
These new vocational colleges has been sanctioned an consumption of minimal 40 college students in every vocational commerce.
Below the brand new two-year sample which has been launched beneath NEP 2020 altering the present four-year sample (from Class 9-12), these new colleges throughout all 33 districts and companies have been sanctioned.
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Officers revealed that following counselling of lecturers at current counselling of fogeys and college students is in progress explaining them the advantages of vocational expertise. “As soon as counselling and coaching is full, these colleges will begin taking admissions, probably in September,” an schooling official stated. The curriculum, textbooks and coaching module for these has been ready by Pandit Sunderlal Sharma Central Institute of Vocational Schooling, Bhopal.