New Delhi I Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, the United Arab Emirates appreciated the Indian National Education Policy- 2020. He said that the policy is a visionary document as it lays emphasis on holistic development of the students. He said that the education sector has the potential to take mutual cooperation to new heights and both the countries should work to increase long-term cooperation in the field of education.
Union Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ virtually held a meeting with Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, the United Arab Emirates today.
Jameela Al Muhairi, Minister of State for Public Education; Dr. Ahmed Abdul Rahman AlBanna, UAE Ambassador to India were present in the meeting. Secretary, Higher Education Amit Khare, Senior officials from Education Ministry and Ministry of Education of UAE also attended the meeting.
Speaking on the occasion Union Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal said that India and UAE share a very strong and deep bilateral relationship and both sides have been working together to strengthen educational cooperation and collaboration. This meeting is being held with a view to further deepen our relations especially in the field of education by way of continuous dialogue and by enhancing active, interactive and long term collaborations at various levels, he added.
The Minister invited students from UAE to India under our Study in India Programme and invited more number of faculties to India for taking short-term courses in Indian universities under GIAN programme.