In India, the percentage of educated people is much less compared to other countries. Approximately 100 percent of the population in England, Russia and Japan is literate. The percentage of literacy in Europe and America is between 90 and 100, whereas in 2001 India's literacy percentage is 65.38.
The regulation of technical education is done by AICTE, which was implemented in 1987 through an Act of Parliament. Indian Institute of Technology, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, National Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Information Technology, Rajiv Gandhi Petroleum Technology Institute, which provides the world's technological services in the field of technology in India.
* Before School Education (Play School).
Education at this stage is not compulsory, but it is a very popular level in urban and semi-urban areas. Young Montessori School or Sports Schools have been opened for children of 3 years. The pre-school system is further divided into Play Schools and Kindergarten.
* Primary School.
Primary education is mandatory for all children in India. One to fifth class for children aged 6 to 10 years is in the primary education system of India.
* Middle school.
Children between 11 and 14 years have been placed under the middle school, which is between the sixth and the eighth grade.
* Secondary school (High School).
Secondary schools have been made for the children from 16 to 17 years of age, from Ninth to Tenth grade.
* Higher Secondary School.
It is also popular in India by name 10 + 2. In this, students select their specialized field of study (science, commerce, art). Students at this level usually have a group of 16 and 18 years of age.
** Higher education in India.
After completing Class 12 or Higher Secondary Examination, students are admitted to various colleges and institutions to earn a bachelor's degree. They have the option of choosing the main subject of their choice, in which they can choose subjects such as science, arts or commerce or engineering, law or medicine. The main institution of higher education in India is UCG or University Grants Commission,
As of 2012, there were 152 central universities, 191 private universities and 316 state universities. This medicine is on science and technology, so there are many technical institutes in India which are admitted through general entrance examinations.
** Supreme organization.
NCERT or National Council of Educational Research and Training is the main body for all courses. There are various curriculum bodies operating the school education system.
** CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education).
There are currently 20,262+ schools under the CBSE. CBSE is accredited by the Government of India and all the universities and colleges of India. All Kendriya Vidyalayas or Kendriya Vidyalayas are affiliated with CBSE.
** CISCE (Council of Indian School Certificate Examinations).
This is a private education board of India. Conducts iSC exams for Class X for ICSE and Class 12. About 1,900 schools are related to the CISCE board.
** State Government Boards.
All the states have their educational boards, which have been regulated and inspected by the State Governments. Many Indian schools belong to different state boards, the oldest UP Board was established in 1922. Some of the other popular state boards are Maharashtra State Board, West Bengal State Board, Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh.
** NIOS (The National Institute of Open Schooling).
Established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, it is a board for distance learning. It provides affordable but quality education in remote areas. There are currently 3,827 educational centers, 1,830 business centers and 690 recognized agencies under NIOS.