• SPRF Team

The Status of Education in India

Updated: Jun 10

Authored by: SPRF Research Team


India has the third largest education sector in the world, with a market share of $91.7 Billion. Over the past decade, the number of schools, colleges and universities has seen a substantial increase. The Right to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009, has further assisted in bringing primary education to far flung regions of this vast country, and to marginalised communities who previously may not have access to the same. Moreover, in 2018, the government invested 100,000 crore to better the quality of higher education over the next four years. However, given the sheer size of the nation, as well as of the sector itself, education in India faces numerous challenges.

Download the issue brief here.

#AnalysingTrends #OurResearch

SPRF is registered as a public charitable trust in New Delhi, India.

  • SPRF | Twitter
  • SPRF | Facebook
  • SPRF | Instagram
  • SPRF | YouTube
  • SPRF | LinkedIn

© Social and Political Research Foundation 2019