Education > Schemes
Grants to polytechnics
The Ministry of Human Resource Development has identified some polytechnics which will set the example of how to integrate students with disabilities in mainstream technical and vocational education.
Ministry of Human Resource
The National Policy on Education (N.P.E.) brought the fundamental issue of equality centrestage. The objective should be to integrate physically and mentally disabled people with the general community as equal partners, to prepare them for normal growth and to enable them to face life with courage and confidence.
University Grants Commission (U.G.C.) schemes
NCPEDP's efforts to promote education for people with disabilities were given a boost when the UGC recognised disability, and initiated two new education schemes in 1998.