+ Education in Haryana
The state of Haryana has made tremendous expansion in the field of higher education since its inception. It has been the endeavor of the government to make educational facilities available within the reach of the children. 32 primary schools, 69 middle schools and 101 high schools were upgraded to middle, high and senior secondary respectively during the year 2004-05. Now accessibility to schooling is available within the radius of 1.10 km, 1.38 km, 1.66 km and 2.79 km at the primary, middle, high and senior secondary level respectively. During 2001-02, there were 11,013 primary schools, 1,918 middle schools, 3,023 high schools and 1,301 senior secondary schools in the state. Haryana Board of School Education , established in September 1969 and shifted to Bhiwani in 1981, conducts public examinations at middle, matriculation, and senior secondary levels twice a year. Over seven lakh candidates attend annual examinations in February and March, and 150,000 attend supplementary examinations each November. The Board also conducts examinations for Haryana Open School at senior and senior secondary levels twice a year.] The Haryana government provides free education to women up to graduation level.
There are five universities in the state. Technical education and management studies are provided by
Education through Satelite ( EDUSAT ) project has been implemented in all the government coleges of the state in the first phase. A seperate studio for higher education has been constructed in DIET building, sec 2, Panchkula. The EDUSAT equipment has been installed in the studio/college by the ISRO through Bharat Electronics Ltd. , Bangalore. The govt. has started various job oriented courses in some of the govt. colleges from academic session 2005-06. The list of the some of the courses :
Ambala | Bhiwani | Chandigarh | Fatehabad | Faridabad | Gurgaon | Hisar | Jhajjar | Jind | Kaithal | Karnal | Kurukshetra | Mahendergarh
Mewat | Panchkula | Panipat | Rewari | Rohtak | Sirsa | Sonepat | Yamunanagar