J&K poll: Over 67% candidates in phase 1 school dropouts

 More than 67 percent candidates for the five Assembly segments of the Valley going to polls in the first of the five-phased elections in Jammu and Kashmir have had only school education or less.

Govt to facilitate school dropouts` return to education: Smriti Irani

Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani Saturday said the government will roll out a programme by this year-end wherein school drop-outs who were forced to take up a job or those who opt to exit education due to financial worries, will be facilitated back into studies up to PhD level.

SNDT University offers dropouts a lifeline

Are you a Class X or XII dropout? All is not over.

Primary school dropout rate still a concern

There is no let up in primary school dropout rate in the country.

Primary school dropout rate still a concern

There is no let up in primary school dropout rate in the country.

Number of school dropouts has comedown: Minister

Union Minister for Shipping G K
Vasan said school drop outs have come down from from 330 lakh
about 10 years ago to 60 lakh due to heavy allocation for
education sector.