- Taxing higher education institutions on profit for various scholarship programmes to promote equity.
According to the plan panel, since the government aims at achieving a gross enrolment ratio (GER) of 30 per cent by the end of the 12th Five-Year Plan, which would require huge investments and this could only made possible through the above two recommendations.
These suggestions will come up before the National Development Council (NDC) for consideration in its next meeting for the approval of the 12th five-year Plan.
Currently, educational institutions are permissible as non-profit by charitable activities by trusts, societies, and bodies formed under section 25 of the Companies Act.
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