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Department of Higher Education

Annual data available for State & UT-wise Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education.

Teacher is defined as a faculty/staff assigned the professional activities of instructing pupils, providing knowledge and giving guidance in the subject area of studies in self contained classes or courses or in class room situations.
Get data regarding Students enrolment statistics according to AISHE survey. Students enrolment is total students on roll in a Programme as on 30th September of the academic year. Student means a student of the Institution and includes any person who has enrolled himself/ herself for pursuing any programme of study conducted by the Institution. Foreign Students mean those students who are citizens of a country other than India. Students intake is annual permitted strength for a particular programme of study which means the number of seats in a programme.
Get institution wise information according to AISHE survey. During 2010-11 the lists of all the Universities and Stand-alone Institutions have been prepared by adopting the following method: Consulting the websites of the State Government Departments, Ministries and Institutions. Consulting all the Central Ministries, Councils and State Governments for providing the list of Institutions under their control. Different colleges are regulated with different regulatory bodies. There are some colleges whose programmes are recognised by more than one regulatory body.
Gender Parity Index (GPI) in higher education is calculated for 18-23 years of age group. The ratio of the female to male in higher education measures progress towards gender equity and the level of learning opportunities available for women in relation to those available to men. It serves also as a significant indicator of the empowerment of women in society. The data provides state-wise gender parity index for all categories, SC and ST.
Get data regarding Education Loan according to AISHE survey. Government of India in consultation with Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Indian Bankers Association (IBA) has framed a Comprehensive Educational Loan Scheme to provide Interest Subsidy to ensure that no deserving student in the Country is deprived of higher education for want of finances. The new scheme covers all type of courses including professional courses in schools and colleges in India.
School Education includes (i) Pre-school Education and (ii) 12 years of School Education and its equivalent. Institutions recognized/approved by a competent authority e.g., Central/State Government or other authorized agencies, e.g., Boards of Secondary Education, UGC, AICTE, MCI, ICAR, Directorates of Education or other duly empowered authority.
Technical /industrial /arts and craft institutes are ITI/ITCs, Education guarntee Scheme (EGS) and alternative & Innovative Education with capacity of enrolled students.
A trained teacher is one who has successfully undergone a course of training through a recognised teacher training institution.


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