India’s higher education quarter is dominated through undergraduate training with pupil urge for food for research acutely low. A whopping 79. Eight in line with cent of enrollment in better training is in below-graduate publications, observed by using submit-commencement with 10.Eight in keeping with cent, leaving infrequently any room for Ph.D.

The newly launched UGC document on better schooling in India famous there is three, seventy-three, ninety-nine,388 students in higher schooling. Of them, 2,98,29,0.5 are in UG publications, observed by using 40.42 lakh in PG.


Universities and colleges provide 187 one of a kind programs. But the survey suggests that 10 programs command almost the complete enrollment in the zone with arts the most selected movement, followed by using technological know-how, trade, and engineering and generation. Enrolment in Bachelor of Arts is ninety-three. Forty-nine lakh, the best in better schooling. This is observed by means of Bachelor of Science with forty six.80 lakh students and BCom with 40.30 lakh college students.

The other favoured streams so as of enrolment are BTech (21.25 lakh students); Bachelor of Engineering (16.45 lakh); MA (15.12 lakh); BA Hons (sixteen.39 lakh); BEd (12.23 lakh); MSc (6.Seventy nine lakh); MBA (five.88 lakh) and BSc Hons (5.83 lakh). While the share of male college students is better in trade and engineering and technology, medical sciences gift a distinctive photograph with a better number of girl students. Management and law also are ruled via males. Management circulate has 6.Five lakh college students (four.05 lakh male) even as regulation has three.98 lakh students (2.64 lakh male). Overall, there are 993 universities, 39,931 colleges, and 10,725 standalone institutions.
With a low call for for research streams, most Indian schools are strolling best UG programs. The UGC survey shows the simplest 2.5 according to cent of all schools run Ph.D. programs and 34.9 in step with cent run PG programs. Nearly 8 in every 10 faculties in India are privately run. — TNS

UGC survey’s findings

Arts maximum preferred, then science, trade, engineering, and generation, says UGC survey document
Gross enrollment ratio (GER) in better training up from 25.Eight in 2017-18 to 26.3 in 2018-2019
In absolute terms, enrollment up from three.66 crore to 3.74 crore college students
GER for SCs up from 21.8 to 23.Zero; STs from 15.Nine to 17.2
Varsities increase from 903 (2017-18) to 993 (2018-19)
Higher edu institutions up from forty-nine,964 to 51,649
Faculty matter to rises from 13.88 lakh to fourteen.16 lakh

UP has maximum colleges

Top seven states in phrases of a wide variety of colleges are Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, and Gujarat. All the states have 28 and more schools consistent with lakh populace. Bihar has only 7 schools according to lakh people.