Union Minister Subhash Sarkar: Union Minister of State for Education Subhash Sarkar on Sunday said that institutions like IIM, Amritsar are working towards the welfare of the people by improving the quality of education. Sarkar visited IIM Amritsar campus. He planted a sapling in the transit campus of IIM. In an official release here, the government met the faculty, staff and students of IIMs.
Addressing the gathering, the government said, “Institutions like Indian Institute of Management, Amritsar are working towards the welfare of the people by improving the quality of education and imparting 21st century skills.” The government also highlighted the changes in experiential learning in the National Education Policy 2020. The Union Minister emphasized the need to learn communication and presentation, which he described as a balance between speaking and listening. “Our research and innovation activities should benefit the most disadvantaged individuals and focus on fostering industry and academia ties,” he said.
Recalling the slogan of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’, he said that India can stand out by imparting education by blending the nuances of empathy and compassion with technological advancements in functional areas like genomics, biotechnology and nanotechnology.He appealed to the students of the institute to organize motivational programs for those who fail to do well in class 10 and 12 board examinations.