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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.

Documentary on the Professional, Family & Social Life of Prof. Arun C Mehta

The State of Muslim Education in India: A Data-Driven Analysis by Prof. Arun C Mehta based on UDISEPlus & AISHE (2023)

Revamping State Institutes of Educational Management & Training (SIEMATs) 2024

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

Most Recent Posts/Publications

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

Why UDISEPlus 2022-23 Data is delayed?

 Launching of UDISEPlus 2023-24

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

Recently Posted Articles

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