Education Sector, GOI 2008-09
Avani Kapur (2009)
The union government’s education sector budget allocation has seen a steady increase in the last decade. Elementary education is a key priority, with the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyaan (SSA) is the largest program. How effectively is this money being spent?
This Budget Brief offers an overview of the education sector budget, and highlights expenditure trends for flagship schemes in the elementary education sector.