Budget Brief 2019-20: Samagra Shiksha

Budget Brief 2019-20: Samagra Shiksha

25 January 2019

Samagra Shiksha - An Integrated Scheme for School Education, is Government of India’s (GoI's) school education programme extending from pre-school to senior secondary classes. The scheme was launched in April 2018 to ensure equitable and inclusive quality education. 

Three existing schemes are subsumed by Samagra Shiksha: 

  • Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), 
  • Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA), and 
  • Teacher Education (TE) 

This brief uses government data to analyse Samagra Shiksha performance on: 

  • Trends in allocations, releases and expenditures, 
  • Component-wise approved budgets and, 
  • Learning outcomes