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Rajya Sabha passes NTCE Amendment Bill

Rajya Sabha passes NTCE Amendment Bill

The Rajya Sabha on 03 Jan passed the National Council for Teacher Education (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that seeks to retrospectively grant recognition to certain institutions running teacher education courses as well as grant retrospective permission to start new courses.

The Bill amends the National Council for Teacher Education Act, 1993. It applies to all Indian states except Jammu & Kashmir.

Highlights of the NTCE Amendment Bill 2019

The Bill grants retrospective recognition to institutions which offered teacher education courses after the establishment of the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) until the academic year 2017-18.

The Bill also seeks to grant retrospective permission to start a new course or training in teacher education to institutions which satisfy certain conditions and which have offered teacher education courses after the establishment of the NCTE until the academic year 2017-2018.

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