Programme – It 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. Number of students who are enrolled in various categories (based on actual response). It also includes details on programme wise and gender wise enrolment for various categories wise like all categories, SC, ST and OBC.
Colleges enrolment has been estimated at All India Level and State level, by adopting sampling technique assuring the sufficiency of sample in different stratum, Levels of Programme being the Strata. It also includes details on gender wise estimated enrolment in post graduate and under graduate.
Stand Alone Institutions can be categorised into 5 categories as described: Type I‐ Diploma Level Technical Institutes such as Polytechnics, which are generally recognised by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and administered by State Directorate of Technical Education.
State-wise number of colleges and number of students who are enrolled in responding colleges at various levels like Ph.D., M.Phil., Post Graduate, Under Graduate, PG diploma, Diploma, Certificate, integrated. It also include gender-wise break-up.
Number of students who are enrolled in universities teaching departments and its constituent units/off-campus centres. Off-Campus Centre/ PG Centre - A centre of the University established by it, outside the main campus (within or outside the state) operated and maintained as its constituent unit, having the University’s compliment of facilities, faculty and staff. It also includes details on gender wise number of universities and enrolment in universities at various levels like Ph.D., M.Phil., post graduate, under graduate, pg diploma, diploma, certificate and integrated.
Regular Mode i.e. Formal system of Higher Education - Education provided in the system of Colleges, Universities and other formal educational institutions where the students getting education in a classroom in direct contact with the teachers and also make use of other infrastructure facilities like laboratories, library etc to enhance its learning capacity. It also includes details on gender wise enrolment at various levels i.e. Ph.D., M.Phil., post graduate, under graduate, pg diploma, diploma, certificate and integrated through regular mode.
Number of students who are enrolled at various levels like Ph.D., M.Phil., Post graduate, Under graduate, PG diploma, Diploma, Certificate and integrated. It also includes gender-wise details at various levels.
Number of private and government colleges and enrolment in private and government colleges (based on actual response). Central Government - Universities/Colleges/Institutions which are maintained by Central Government whether directly or indirectly e.g. University of Delhi is a Central University. Dyal Singh College is a University College of University of Delhi which is getting maintenance grant from UGC. State Government - Universities/Colleges/Institutions which are maintained by State Government whether directly or indirectly e.g.
College density, i.e. the number of colleges per lakh eligible population (population in the age-group 18-23 years). It also includes average enrolment per colleg with details of number of college.
State-wise distribution of districts with different ranges of number of colleges includes details on number of districts having colleges at various ranges like number of college - less than 10, 10-19, 20-49, 50-99, 100-199, 200-299, 300-399, 400-499 and 500-999.