New India Literacy Programme 2023: Registration, Benefits & Details

Hello friends, recently the minister of education has approved a new program called “New India Literacy Programme”. In this article today we are going to talk about the programme in detail. This programme will cover all the aspects of adult education. The programme has been approved for the next five years. The term education for all is used instead of adult education. It is because the term adult education does not represent all non-literates in the age group of 15 years and above across the country. Further in this article, you will get detailed information about the programme including the registration process, benefits, objectives, implementation and more.

New India Literacy Programme 2022
New India Literacy Programme

About New India Literacy Programme

According to the census 2011, there are about 5.76 crore people in our country of the age group 15 and above who are non-literates. To educate them ministry of education has started a New India Literacy Programme. The programme has announced to impart education related to all aspects of adult education. The scheme is implemented by the government through volunteers. The government has set a target of 5 crore learners for the financial year 2022-27 under this programme. Government has outlet an estimate of the programme is rupees 1037.90 crore for the financial year 2022 to the financial year 2027. Rupees 700 coronaviruses are by the central government and the rest of the amount is by the state government. 

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Highlights Of New India Literacy Programme

  • Article about: New India Literacy Programme
  • Launched by: Ministry of Education
  • Launched for: People of the country
  • Mode of application: online
  • Official site: update soon

Objective Of New India Literacy Programme 

The objective of the Government of India behind starting a new Indian literacy is to impart foundational literacy and numeracy but also to cover other components which are significant for the citizens of the 21st century. The education programme may include components of critical life skills like financial literacy, digital literacy, commercial skills, health care and awareness, children care & education and family Welfare, vocational skills, basic education and continuing education.

Programme Implementation Strategy

The New India programme implementation will be through online mode. The government is going to organise face-to-face training, orientation, and workshop for volunteers. For the successful implementation of the scheme, the government is going to provide all the material and resources through digital mod like TV, radio, cell phone-based free, open-source apps and portals. 

New India Literacy Programme Participants

In this programme 3 crore students of around 7 lakh schools registered under the unified district information system for education going to take part. Around 50 lakh teachers of government, aided and private schools are going to participate as a volunteer. Moreover, to extend the support Anganwadi workers, ASHA workers, PRIs and around 50 lahks NYSK, NSS and NCC workers are going to work for the programme, as per the information provided by the office of the ministry of education.

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Application Procedure Under Programme 2023

The learners can register themselves by using the online teaching-learning and assessment system which has started in partnership with the NIC NCERT and NIOS. Prospective learners have to fill out the application form. Yet there is no detailed information about the steps involved in the application process. Some common steps that candidates have to follow are mentioned below

  • To apply you have to open the official website
  • Look for the new India literacy programme and apply online link
  • Click on the link and a new page will open along with the application
  • And all the required details in the application form which is essential like name date of birth gender Aadhar number and mobile number
  • Complete the application form and check the details once before hitting submit button

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