Education

This section is a window to the education scenario of Jammu and Kashmir. It gives details about the policies, issues, initiatives and inspirational stories related to education.

Kashmir in Dehradun

Limitation of options and cutthroat competition leaves little scope for the majority of students to stay put in Kashmir. They migrate for study in...

The Shrine Contribution

A small shrine nested in Kashmir’s Pir Panchal Mountains in Shahadra Sharief funded a huge university in Rajouri’s backyard. The Ghulam Shah Badshah University...

Architecture Education in India

Dr. Seemin RubabThe signature of any city is its vernacular architecture.  When conserved, it is heritage and when in ruins, it becomes archaeology. Architecture...

The Exam Fever

Students who somehow reached home during the pandemic are being asked by their universities to return and appear in examinations. This too at a time...

Passion For Quality Education

A young man from Bejbihara quit a cushy job in London to come back for spreading quality primary education in the rural hinterland.Majid Maqbool...

Mysterious Blaze

With 26 schools going up in flames in 113 days of civil uprising, the question everyone seems asking is, who is setting schools afire,...

DAV Divide

From once a premier address for seeking knowledge in Srinagar DAV School is struggling to survive the onslaught of time, mismanagement and politics. The...
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Pellets & Classroom

A number of students who were hit by the pellets during last two unrests have faced problems in continuation of their studies. While most...

‘Dos & Don’ts to Make it to KAS’

Hilal Ahmad, a KPS officer of 2010 batch tells Saima Rashid the ‘Dos and Don’ts’ of making it to Civil Services  KL: What do...

“I am trying to convince students to start their own units, like opening a...

A 1999 batch KAS officer, Shabnum Shah Kamli, heads state’s Department of Technical Education (DTE).She tells Syed Asma, despite huge potential to change lives,...

Children of Lesser God

Giving birth to a defective child invites social stigma. Sadly, both parents and their child become victims of a villainous society. If we can’t...

Turning A Blind Eye

Students who have hearing and visual impairments are increasingly finding it difficult to receive proper education. Syed Asma  takes a closer look at the...

Fleeing The War Theatre

As Russia finally invaded the NATO member, Ukraine, its weakest neighbour, scores of Kashmiris were caught in the medical campuses. While efforts are underway...

Wise Decisions

Youngsters in Kashmir have started taking control of their education. This year, three students bagged UWC scholarships for International Baccalaureate diploma at select United...

Smouldering Schools

Schools became surprising targets of arson and destruction after Burhan Wani’s killing in July 2016. Officially all are operational. Umar Khurshid visited some of...

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