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Free and compulsory education to all children up to the age of fourteen is a constitutional commitment in India. The Parliament of India had passed the Right to Education Act in 2009 through which education has become a fundamental right of all children of the age group 6-14 years. Site presents details of Samagra Shiksha-School-Education.

A Note on Status of Education in India (2023)

Current Issues in Indian Education System

Reflections on the Current Status School Education in India 2023

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Release of Unified District Information System for Education Plus 2022-23 Data

Why UDISEPlus 2022-23 Data is delayed?

Efforts made by the Central and State Governments have resulted in an increase in enrolment but the goal of universal school education in the real sense is still a far distant dream. Unless the efficiency of the primary level of education is improved the higher levels of education cannot be expected to receive a quantum jump in enrolment.                                      More about site

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Education in the Union Budget 2023-24, Analysis by Arun C Mehta

Education in Economic Survey 2022-23

Computing Uncomputed Indicators in Responce to NEP 2020

Decoding UDISE+ 2021-22 Enrolment Ratios: Samagra Shiksha

Is India moving towards privatisation of school education?

Is Decline in School Enrolment in India a Cause of Concern?

Planning under Samagra Shiksha: School Education in India

Samagra Shiksha India Report Card: 2021-22

UDISE+ 2021-22 Report: Highlights by Arun C Mehta on Flash Statistics

Does UDISE+ underestimate School dropout rates?

Revamping SDMIS In-sync with UDISE+ 2022-23

11-Digit UDISE+ School ID is No More Unique to Data-Users & Researchers

Fifty Percent Increase in Higher Education Enrolment by 2035 Possible?

Media Coverage of comments of Prof. Arun C Mehta on UDISE-plus

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E-Book Released

Forty Years of Prof Arun C Mehta at NIEPA, New Delhi

Recent Analysis (School Education)

Do we have or not have child workers?

My views on NITI Aayog Health 2019-20 Index

School Education Quality Index (SEQI): Observations by Arun C Mehta

Students Useful Tips & Apps

An Analysis of NSSO 75th Round Survey on Status of School Education in India-by-aruncmehta

Observations on Report on SDG 4 (3.0): Quality Education (2020-21)

Performance Grading Index: Observations by Arun C Mehta

How Much we Gain: A Case of U-DISE-Plus

Rise & Fall of UDISE: The Untold Story

Strengthening Educational Management Information System in India through U-DISE(A Story of its Evolution)


NIEPA Diamond Jubilee Celebrations 2022


Awards won by the DISE Team led by Prof Arun C Mehta at the National Level

Books Written by Prof Arun C Mehta