Education in Delhi

Delhi has emerged to be one of the top destinations for education in India. The capital city has come up with phenomenal changes in the education system in the last decade. With the introduction of new colleges and institutions, the opportunities for students from all over the country have increased manifold. Besides the government schools, colleges and universities, Delhi hosts some of the finest private educational institutions in the country. From tourism to engineering, Delhi is now a one stop city for aspiring professionals from all over the country and the world.

According to a recent study, the literacy rate in Delhi has gone up to 86.34%, 4.67% higher than the Census 2001. Most of the schools, colleges and other public education institutions in Delhi are managed and administered by ‘The Directorate of Education, Delhi’.

Delhi attracts students from all over the country and various parts of the world. Students from neighboring countries like Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh come to Delhi in huge numbers to pursue various courses in humanities, management, technology and science. Students from other parts of the world, from Europe and other continents come to Delhi to gain expertise in subjects like Eastern Classical Music, Medical Science, Ayurveda, Fine Arts, Sanskrit, Law, Indian history and more. Education in Delhi has paved way for many students to come up as expert professionals in their fields of interest. 

Delhi is the home to some of the premier institutions in the country, which are recognized all over the world. IIT Delhi, AIIMS, Delhi School of Economics and National Institute of Fashion Technology are to name a few which are not only known for their faculty and course structure but also their infrastructure and result. Some of the best Universities in the country are also located in Delhi. Universities like Jawaharlal Nehru University, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi University, and Indira Gandhi National Open University produce some of the best brains in the country every year.

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