Dadra & Nagar Haveli Education




The Dadra & Nagar Haveli region is blessed with heavenly natural beauty. The Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli has emerged as a popular tourist hub but managed to maintain its serene beauty. However with the progress of time, Dadra and Nagar Haveli has witnessed a rise in population due to various reasons.

It was once inhabited by backward tribes. With the inflow and influences of tourists, people from neighboring areas and due to the government efforts, they have started coming in the mainstream of modern society. This has also led to the startling improvement in Dadra and Nagar Haveli Education scenario. While discussing about Dadra & Nagar Haveli Education, one must mention the various academic and training institutes around the region. Apart from top standard schools, colleges and other academic institutions, there are computer-training institutes, industrial training institutes, polytechnic institutes and other technical training institutes. Government and private run hostels provide accommodations to local and outstation students. Some of the famous schools of the Union Territory of Dadra & Nagar Haveli are:
  • Father Agnelo English High School
  • Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas
  • Lions English School
Some of the well-known colleges in Dadra & Nagar Haveli are:
  • Dr. B.B.A.Government Polytechnic, Karad
  • Pramukh Swami Institute of Information Technology, Swaminarayan Cultural Complex
Schools

It is a known fact that the basic education starts in the schools. The school education builds the moral foundation of a person. To improve the standard of an area, good schools are the primary requirements. The Dadra & Nagar Haveli Education Department is aware of the fact and they have stressed on establishing more and more Schools in Dadra & Nagar Haveli. It oversees schools in both the rural and urban areas. The Government and private run Schools in Dadra & Nagar Haveli are providing education to a large number of people.

Apart from primary and kindergarten schools, there are high schools, collegiate schools and also boarding schools. Some of the Government and private run schools of Dadra and Nagar Haveli are mentioned below:
  • Home school in Dadra and Nagar Haveli
  • Issue Rudiya Secondary School, Dapada.
  • Javahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Secondary School, Silli
  • St. Francis Xavier Secondary School, Dudhani
  • Father Agnelo Higher Secondary School, Silvassa
  • Government Higher Secondary School, Silvassa
  • Government Secondary School, Dokmardi
  • Homeschooled in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Amli
  • Prabhat Scholars Academic Secondary School, Amli
  • Government Higher Secondary School, Dadra
  • Government Higher Secondary School, Galonda
  • Government Higher Secondary School, Khanvel
  • Government Higher Secondary School, Naroli
  • Government Higher Secondary School, Rakholi
  • Government Secondary School, Amboli
  • Government Secondary School, Dudhani
  • Government Secondary School, Kharadpada
  • Government Secondary School, Mandoni
  • Government Secondary School, Randha
  • Government Secondary School, Surangi
  • Gyanmata Secondary School, Khanvel
  • Government Secondary School, Silvassa
  • Homeschooled in Dadra and Nagar Haveli Silvassa
  • Kendriya Vidyalaya Secondary School, Silvassa
  • Lions English Higher Secondary School, Silvassa
  • Vikas Vidyalaya Higher Secondary School, Silvassa

Father Agnelo English High School

One of the flag bearers of the Dadra & Nagar Haveli Education, Father Agnelo English High School is among the best of Schools in Dadra & Nagar Haveli. Owned by 'Our Lady of Piety' Church of Silvassa, the school was founded in 1965. The Gyanmata Educational Society supervises the overall management of the school.

The basic objectives with which the Father Agnelo English High School was established are to provide:
  • Moral education
  • Academic education
  • Spiritual awareness
  • Technical training
  • Physical education
Although the Father Agnelo English High School is a catholic school, it welcomes students from all other religions, classes, races and communities. Children of above four years of age are eligible to enroll in the nursery classes of the school. It is one of the Higher Secondary level schools in the Dadra & Nagar Haveli area.

Affiliated to the Gujarat Board of Education, the Father Agnelo English High School has commerce and science sections in the Higher Secondary level. The convent school follows the coeducational system of education. The examination structure is arranged with a couple of terminal examinations and an annual examination. The Father Agnelo English High School is leading the Dadra & Nagar Haveli Education scenario.

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas

The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas are a chain of residential schools spread all over the country. The schools are run by the Navodaya Vidyalay Samiti and at present there are five hundred and fifty one such schools in the country. Among the many Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, the one situated in Dadra and Nagar Haveli is one of the best Schools in Dadra & Nagar Haveli.

Creating a considerable impact on education scenario of the area, the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Dadra and Nagar Haveli follows certain objectives:
  • Providing modernized education
  • Creating environmental awareness
  • Enhancing the cultural sides of the students
  • Inculcating moral values in them
  • Promoting adventure activities
  • Providing physical education
  • Building competency in three languages
The Dadra and Nagar Haveli - Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya gives immense importance on sports and other activities beside the academics. It provides the Scouting and Guiding opportunities for the students. They also get chances to receive NCC trainings. Apart from regular sports like football, hockey and cricket, the school encourages other sports like:
  • Judo
  • Gymnastics
  • Archery
The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Dadra and Nagar Haveli has excellent boarding facilities for the students and staff. The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Dadra and Nagar Haveli is situated in Silvassa and imparts education till the tenth standard.

Colleges

The condition of higher education is developing at a fast rate in the region. A number of colleges are coming up in Dadra and Nagar Haveli. The Government is taking various initiatives to improve the condition of higher studies in the region.

The colleges in Dadra and Nagar Haveli are furnished with various facilities like good library stacked with books, computer laboratories with internet connection, well equipped science laboratories. There's a polytechnic institute in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Dr B. B. A. Government Polytechnic at Karad, which offers various vocational and technical courses.

Education is of cardinal importance in our life. The educational scenario in Dadra and Nagar Haveli is very underdeveloped that is mainly populated by scheduled castes and scheduled tribes and other people who are economically backward. The union territory has 215 schools including Middle, Secondary and Higher Secondary schools. The union territory has Industrial Training Institute located at Silvassa, which offers courses like fitter wireman, electrician courses and welder.

The various colleges in Dadra and Nagar Haveli are:

SSR College of Education, which offers Bachelor of Education (B.ED) degree and Diploma in Education (D.ED).

SSR College of Pharmacy provides courses in the pharmacy.

SSR Colleges of Arts, Commerce and Science offer academic courses in arts, commerce and science. The course duration for the Bachelor courses are three years. The Bachelor of Arts includes subjects like Political Science, History, Psychology, and Economics. The Bachelor of Science includes the subjects like Electronics, Chemistry, Microbiology, and Physics.

Many scholarly professors and lecturers teach in the colleges in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, thus imparting good education to its students.

Dadra and Nagar Haveli Industrial Training Institute

An Industrial Training Institute has been established at Silvassa that started running from August 1976. The institute has four wings that offer courses like fitter, wireman, electrician and welder. Dadra and Nagar Haveli Industrial Training Institute has earned a popular name in the field of vocational education. The government of Dadra and Nagar Haveli has been striving hard to raise the literacy rate of the territory. As per the census of 2001, the literacy rate of the Union Territory has been recorded 60.03 per cent, which has risen 19% from the previous census of 1991. The government has taken a number of initiatives to educate the people of the region like providing mid day meals to school children, free books and hostel facilities for poor children, scholarships to intelligent but poor students, who are unable to continue their studies due to poverty.

Computer Institutes in Dadra and Nagar Haveli

As computers are becoming an inseparable part of our life, it is also gaining importance in the field of education and more and more children are aspiring for this stream of science. The Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli is no exception to it. Computer Institutes in Dadra and Nagar Haveli impart education in the field of computers and train children in this field.

One of the Computer Institutes in Dadra and Nagar Haveli is Pramukh Swami Institute Of Information Technology in Silvassa. It offers a course in Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Application. The courses of the institute are certified by DOEACC, India. It offers O level and A level courses, depending on the course. The duration of both the courses is one year. The O level course is the Foundation Level and A level course advanced diploma level. The A level course is equivalent to Post Graduate Diploma Computer Application or Post Polytechnic Diploma in Computer Applications.

The address of the institute is as follows:
Pramukh Swami Institute Of Information Technology
Swaminarayan Cultural Complex
Village Athal
Silvassa- 396230
Dadra and Nagar Haveli

After completing the course in the computer institutes the job prospects are:
  • Programmer
  • Teaching faculty
  • Laboratory demonstrator
  • Programmer Assistant
  • Junior programmer
  • Console operator
  • Software Engineer
  • EDP Officer
  • Assistant to Data Base Manager
Polytechnic Institutes in Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Polytechnic Institutes in Dadra and Nagar Haveli offer a wide variety of professional courses, which are technical and vocational in nature. Dr B. B. A Government Polytechnic (Engineering College) located at Karad is the first college that was established in Dadra and Nagar Haveli. Gradually things are changing in the region and the capital city of Silvassa is emerging as a center of education in the union territory.

The Government of Dadra and Nagar Haveli have been taking special initiatives to improve the education scenario in the union territory. It has established colleges and polytechnic institutes to impart good quality higher education to the students of the region. According to the census carried on in the year 2001, the literacy rate of the Union Territory has been recorded 60.03 per cent, which rose 19% from the previous census of 1991.

The duration of the courses in Polytechnic Institutes in Dadra and Nagar Haveli is three years. Dr B. B. A Government Polytechnic (Engineering College) located at Karad imparts technical training to the students in the streams of Mechanical, Civil and Electrical Engineering. The institute has well equipped libraries and laboratories to impart practical education to the students. The administration and other related issues are looked after by the Government. The meritorious students, who cannot afford the expense of the course, are given scholarship by the Government, so that they can carry on their studies.

Social Welfare Hostels in Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Social Welfare Hostels in Dadra and Nagar Haveli provide residential facilities to students at a very nominal rate. There are separate social welfare hostels for boys and girls in Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

There are 15 social welfare hostels for the backward classes of the union Territory. Different hostel have different number of seats. Each hostel has appointed a Hostel Superintendent who looks after the students. The students are also provided food and better living conditions in these hostels.

The cooks and kitchen servants look after the requirement of food of the children. There are watchmen who look after the safety of premise of the children and hostel. The number of seats available in the hostel varies as per the infrastructure of the hostels. Some of the hostels even provide tutors in various subjects like English, Mathematics, and Science etc. to the students who find difficulty in some of the subjects. The maintenance of the hostel is the responsibility of the Government of Union Territory.

The Social Welfare Hostels in Dadra and Nagar Haveli provide proper, healthy and hygienic accommodations to its residents for the overall development of the children. The hostel generally have playground and the children are provided with various sports equipments, so that they can engage in sports along with studies.

Last Updated on 7/5/2013

     


     

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