school education department
*Department of School Education, Punjab*
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Helpline Numbers for Admission in Govt. Schools
Sh. Gurjot Singh :: 98152-97396 || Sh. Karamjit Singh :: 81467-00538
Smt. Karamjit Kaur :: 98882-05947 || Smt. Kulwinder Kaur :: 98724-51333
Sh. Sanjeev Bhushan :: 95014-74200
The Department has been implementing MDM scheme since 1995. Since its inception norms and guidelines were revised from time to time. For effective implementation of the Scheme , Implementation Manual was developed .
The Department is implementing Pre Matric Scholarship scheme under Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India. This is 100% centrally sponsored scheme.The Director, School Education is the Nodal Officer of this scheme.
Uttarakhand was centre of education from the ancient time. It was believed that kauravas and Pandavas were trained by Guru Dronacharya in the foot hills of Himalaya thats why Dehradun is also known as Drona Nagari. India’s best schools and training institutes are located in Uttarakhand. Education in the state of Uttarakhand has a sound background, right from the inception of the state. Department of education is running ahead and getting shape gradually.
The state of Uttarakhand is carved out of Uttar Pradesh on Nov. 09, 2000. It is surrounded by U.P. on the south, Himachal Pradesh on the west, and international boundaries of Nepal on the east, China on the northeast. The total geographical area of the state is 53,483 sq.km which is 1.69% of total area of the country.