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Schools belonging to different categories (Provisional data)

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School category is determined as per state pattern on the basis of the highest class in a school. According to the national pattern, A school having classes up to V is termed as Primary School, class from VI to VIII is termed as Upper Primary School, Class from IX to X is termed as Secondary and Class XI-XII is termed as Higher Secondary. The data describes availability of schools according to different school categories viz Primary School, Upper Primary Schools, Secondary School, Higher Secondary Schools, Degree Colleges having Classes XI & XII in Urban/Rural/Total Area at all India Level in all the 35 states.
Chief Data Officer
Name: Shri N.L Srinivas
Senior System Analyst
Ministry/State/Department: Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of School Education and Literacy
National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT)
  • +91 1126592207
Room No. 207, ESD (NCERT), Computer Center, Ground Floor, Zakir Hussain Block, Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi-110016