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All India Survey on Higher Education 2019-20, by the Union Ministry of Education, notes: “Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher education in India is 27.1, which is calculated for 18-23 years of age group.”

Paraphrasing, only about a fourth of our youth population makes it to higher education. Regional and socioeconomic differences pile on over and above this.

This is distressing news. It is also a cause for stirring action.

And there’s some hope: research suggests that a 1% increase in access to higher education has the same positive effect on growth as a 13% increase in adult literacy levels.

100% of the funds you donate here will go towards sponsoring the education of students from disadvantaged backgrounds. Moreover, the selected scholars will also gain access to personalized coaching, counselling and networking. If it is possible for you, please donate here to our Scholar Support Fund.