Amritsar is the proud owner of some excellent academic institutes that foster higher education. The state is the endowed with some excellent schools, colleges, universities as well as premier engineering, medical and management institutes.
The city is reputed to possess some excellent medical as well as dental and colleges. Ayurveda, the natural remedy to all diseases and ailments is all taught in these institutes. Besides engineering, polytechnic as well as other professional courses are also taught in the institutes. For the more conservative lot, Amritsar has exclusive colleges for its women that offer excellent pedagogical instructions. Besides, there are innumerable general colleges that delve in to the depths of the arts and sciences or explore the world of commerce, much to the delight of the erudite pupils.
The schools of Amritsar are also equally good and help in building the character as well as the career prospects of the vulnerable tiny tots, entrusted in their care. Be it the DAV Public School, the Central Schools or the Spring Dale School, they are all equally committed to provide excellent education with equal emphasis on extra-curricular activities.