student-teacher ratio

In upper primary schools, Bihar has a PTR of 39 while Delhi has 34. In primary schools, the PTR is 38 and 35 for Bihar and Delhi. (Representational image)(Hindustan Times/Bachchan Kumar)

Bihar schools have worst student-teacher ratio, followed by Delhi, says HRD Ministry

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 25, 2019 01:22 PM IST
The Right to education act, 2009 in its schedule has laid down pupil-teacher ratio (PTR) for both primary and upper primary schools. At primary level, the PTR norm is 30:1 and at the upper primary level it is 35:1.

India’s higher education student-teacher ratio lower than Brazil, China

By Indo-Asian News Service | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2019 09:42 AM IST
India trails behind several countries including Brazil and China in terms of student-teacher ratio in higher education segment, a government report has revealed.
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