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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.
Scholarship is a boon for students, belonging to the weaker sections of the society, who are unable to further their education for some reason or the other. Scholarship is an incentive as well as encouragement for students, who are talented, but do not have the means to study further. There are a variety of scholarships" merit-based, need-based, student-specific, career-specific, and college-specific. The Ministry offers National as well as External Scholarships to the needy students.
Pupil-Teacher Ratio (PTR): Average number of pupils (students) per teacher at a specific level of education in a given school-year. Calculation method: Divide the total number of pupils enrolled at the specific level of education by the number of teachers teaching pre-dominantly at that level.
Get data on Study Programmes & Discipline according to AISHE Survey. Study Programme is a course of study for which Degree or Certificate is awarded by the Institution. A Programme of study is the approved curriculum followed by an individual student such as B.A, M.A, MBA etc. Levels of Programmes are as under: 1. Under-Graduate - Programme after 10+2 and generally having the duration of3/4/5 years, in General or Professional courses. 2. Post-Graduate - Programme after Graduation and generally having the duration of 2/3 years in General/Professional courses. 3. M.Phil.
Get data on out-turn of students according to AISHE survey. Out-Turn means number of final year students of a particular programme, who have successfully completed the programme i.e. number of students who have passed the final year examination of the programme.
Non-teaching staff are staff other than Teaching staff engaged in Administrative, Secretarial, Laboratory, Library work etc. of the University/ Institution/ College indifferent level Groups i.e. Group A, Group B, Group C and Group D as defined by Department of Personnel & Training. Institution/college/University wise details of Non Teaching Staff have been furnished in the data.
College means any Institution, whether known as such or by any other name which provides for a course of study for obtaining any qualification from a university and which, in accordance with the rules and regulations of such university, is recognised as competent to provide for such course of study and present students undergoing such course of study for the examination for the award of such qualification.
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.


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