Here is what Modi government offers in Education in the 2018 Union Budget..



NC Network, New Delhi 

Jaitley announced setting up of Ekalavya Model Residential School on par with Navodaya Vidyalayas to provide the best quality education to the tribal children in their own environment by 2022 in every block with more than 50% ST population and at least 20,000 tribal persons with special facilities for preserving local art and culture besides providing training in sports and skill development. 



To step up investments in research and related infrastructure in premier educational institutions, including health institutions, a major initiative named Revitalizing Infrastructure and Systems in Education (RISE) by 2022‟‟with a total investment of Rs.1,00,000 crore in next four years was announced . 


To improve the quality of teachers an integrated B.Ed. programme for teachers will be initiated. Jaitley said, the Government would launch the „„Prime Minister‟s Research Fellows (PMRF) Scheme this year. Under this,  1,000 best B.Tech students will be identified each year from
premier institutions and provide them facilities to do Ph.D in IITs and IISc, with a handsome fellowship. Allocation on National Social Assistance Programme this year has been kept at Rs. 9975 crore. 


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