ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Education and Inequality

Uma Ramaswamy The Constitution is committed to improving the educational level of the Scheduled Castes through preferential policies. The commitment has found expression in a variety of schemes including reservation of seats in educational institutions, lowering eligibility conditions for admission to various courses, scholarship programmes, ex- emption of fees, free supply of study and dress materials and provision of hostel facilities and other amenities.

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