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Centre to launch NEAT AI learning scheme to boost higher education

Centre to launch NEAT AI learning scheme to boost higher education

The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has announced a new National Educational Alliance for Technology (NEAT) Artificial Intelligence (AI) scheme.

MHRD will start awareness programmes to create awareness of the NEAT solutions to teachers and students. The NEAT AI scheme will be launched and made operationalized in early November 2019.

The scheme aims to boost better learning outcomes in Higher Education. The scheme will ensure to use Artificial Intelligence which will make learning more personalized and customized as per the requirements of the learner.

Main Highlights of the scheme

  • MHRD will ensure that the solutions are freely available to a large number of economically backward students.
  • It will create and maintain a National NEAT AI platform that would provide one-stop access to these technological solutions.
  • The NEAT portal will be free to charge fees as per the Ministry's policy.
  • Also, as a part of the contribution, the EdTech companies will be offering free coupons to the extent of 25% of the total registrations for their solution through the NEAT portal.
  • The free coupons for learning will be distributed to the most socially/economically backward students.

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