ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Sukanta ChaudhuriSubscribe to Sukanta Chaudhuri

Divide and Educate

Indian education is becoming increasingly divisive. Cuts in public funding for primary education and child welfare are laying the basis for new inequities in higher education. The funding of public universities is grossly unequal; the expansion of private universities is causing further imbalance. The class profile of the academic community is being redrawn. Social and human factors apart, these trends threaten the prospects of adequate human resource development for India’s economic growth.
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