Latest Educational News and Circulars

Latest Educational News and Circulars

The state education department pays special attention to the improvement of primary education in Gujarat. 

The state government has also launched the district primary education program to make primary education compulsory and free for all students up to a certain age limit.  It has also taken various measures to control the dropout rate in Gujarat schools. The same uniform structure of 10+2 education is followed in Gujarat schools.

Gujarat is a state located in the western part of India and shares its northwestern border with Pakistan.  Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra are the neighboring states of Gujarat.  

Gandhinagar is the capital city of the state and Ahmedabad is its largest city and the main commercial center of the region.  Gujarat is home to a wide variety of industries and is considered one of the best industrialized states in the nation. Gujarat is also home to some of the prestigious educational institutes in the nation.

Both private and government schools operate here in Gujarat.  Schools run by various municipal corporations and trusts can also be found in Ahmedabad.

The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board is in charge of schools run by the state government. However, many of the private schools in Gujarat are affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) board.  

Gujarati is the main medium of instruction in state schools, while schools run by other boards use English as the medium of study.  The Gujarat government also attaches special importance to the education of women in India in the state.

To promote Gujarat as an educational center of India, the Department of Higher and Technical Education of the Government of Gujarat initiated the Study in Gujarat Initiative. Officials are going to have roadshows in national and international destinations.

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