Emphasis on Quality Education & Higher Education


Emphasis on Quality Education & Higher Education

Educational Institutes (No. & Enrolment)

Educational Institutes

Other Institutes

Higher Secondary Schools for science48 Talukas
Navodaya or Eklavya type model residential schools84
Establishment of additional hostels101
Establishment of excellent academic units33 New ITIs, 3 Engineering Colleges, 8 Nursing & Physiotherapy Colleges, taluka wise Science colleges, 2 Agriculture Colleges, 4 Agriculture Polytechnics and 2 Other Agri institutions started
  • The literacy gap between the State and ST population reduced from 21.4% in 2001 to 15.5% in 2011 Census
  • The drop out rate of ST students (Std. 1-5) reduced from 3.24% in 2006-07 to 2.00% in 2013-14; and of Std. 1-7 from 10.29% to 6.91%

Gujarat Tribal Education Society/Eklavya Model Residential School (EMRS) Society has been actively leading various initiatives for Tribal education :

  • 8 EMRS Schools have scored 100% result in SSC board while 4 have scored 100 % results in HSC Board
  • EMRS Schools students opted professional course like Medical and Engineering - 4 students choose MBBS, 23 Engineering, 1 BHMS, 4 B. Pharm, 1 Air Hostess etc.
  • 1 Students form EMRS School, Ahwa was selected to visit NASA, USA
  • In Sports event organized by Govt. of Gujarat EMRS students selected in different event, i.e. Khokho, Vollyboll, Judo, Archery etc at National Level as well as State level
  • Focussing on Nutrition among students, new concept of Kitchen Garden has been introduced in 21 Schools

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