Annual Status of Education Report

Annual Status of Education Report #GS-02 Education For Prelims Annual Status of Education Report ASER is an annual citizen-led household survey that aims to provide reliable estimates of children’s enrolment and basic learning levels for each district and state in India. It has been conducted […]

Foreign Educational Institutions in India

Campuses of Foreign Higher Educational Institutions in India #GS-02 Education, International Relations For Prelims University Grants Commission (UGC): University Grants Commission was established under an Act of Parliament in 1953. It functions under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) with its head office located […]

University Grants Commission

University Grants Commission #GS-02 Education For Prelims University Grants Commission (UGC): University Grants Commission was established in 1953 by an Act of Parliament. It is under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) with its head office located in New Delhi. It is charged with […]

Eklavya Model Residential Schools

Eklavya Model Residential Schools  #GS-02 Social Justice, Education For Prelims About Eklavya Model Residential Schools: Eklavya Model Residential School (EMRS) is a scheme for making model residential schools for Indian tribals (ST) across India which was launched in 1997-98. The government is pushing to set […]

University Grants Commission

University Grants Commission #GS-02 Education For Prelims About University Grants Commission: The UGC was established in 1953 and was given statutory status in 1956 under UGC Act. The UGC has its Head Office in New Delhi and six regional offices: Bengaluru Bhopal Guwahati Hyderabad Kolkata […]

Indian Universities and Autonomy

Autonomy oils the wheels of higher education excellence #GS-02 Education For Mains: Rankings of Indian Universities: The 2023 edition of the QS world university ranking reckons that three of India’s higher educational institutions amongst the top 200 of the World. Another three are counted among […]