Apart from courses on Digital India and Swachh Bharat, the administration is mulling disciplines like Jan Dhan, Skill India, Make in India, and smart cities.
"The objectives should be to make students ready to contribute to the nation-building programs by unearthing engineering aspects involved in national flagship program," the committee's recommendations said.
Currently, no uniform policy exists for curriculum revision in NITs.
Allegations of saffronization of education against the ruling BJP
The current regime has often been criticized for alleged attempts at saffronization of education. There are also complaints the government is attempting to stifle dissent and introduce a uniform idea of 'patriotism'.