Nepal is serious about inculcating technical education in its school education system.
Nepal Minister for Education, Science & Technology Giriraj Mani Pokharel confirmed this in an event held on the occasion of Dashain festival held at Bardibas on October 16, 2018.
Addressing the gathering, Pokharel said the government will make it compulsory to incorporate technical subjects in the secondary-level school education curriculum starting from the next academic year.
It is noteworthy that incorporation of technical education is also part of the Nepal Government’s 25-year Long Term Vision to make the country a developed nation.
Nepal school education system is undergoing various phases of transformation since the recent past.
While the government is supporting them with new policy measures, Nepal’s foreign partners (Japan, Australia, US, Europe, etc.) have also been extending their fund and infrastructure support to Nepali education sector.