What is the minimum age required for admission to nursery classes?
3½ years is the minimum age required for admission.
Do we have Nursery Schools in all islands?
Each island has a nursery school.
What is the minimum age required for admission to 1st standard?
5½ years is the minimum age required for admission.
Do you have a high school in each inhabited island?
Yes, each island has a high school.
How many senior secondary schools do you have in Lakshadweep and where are they established?
There are four senior secondary schools in Lakshadweep. They are at Kavaratti, Minicoy, Andrott and Kadmat Island.
Is there a Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya school established in Lakshadweep?
Yes, there is one at Minicoy island.
What is the minimum age required for admission to nursery classes?
3½ years is the minimum age required for admission.
Do you have a Kendriya Vidyalaya established in Lakshadweep?
Yes, there is a Kendra Vidyalaya school at Kavaratti started during April 2003.
What are the educational streams available in Lakshadweep islands?
(a) Classes I to X of Kerala pattern Malayalam medium are available in all islands. Classes I to V are available at Bitra island.
(b) +2 Kerala pattern is available at MGSSS Andrott, JNSSS Kadmat and GSSS Minicoy.
(c) Classes I to XII of CBSE pattern is available at GSSS, Kavaratti.
Do you have an IGNOU study center in Lakshadweep?
Yes, there is one at Kavaratti.
Do you have a DIET in Lakshadweep?
DIET is being established in Lakshadweep.
What is the specialty of educational facilities offered in the tiny island of Bitra?
Bitra is one of the most beautiful islands in the Lakshadweep group having a population of 264 only. A primary school is being run for 34 students where students pursue education in classes I to IV.
What are the facilities available for higher education in Lakshadweep?
Educational facilities up to class XII are available in Lakshadweep. For all other higher courses students are sent to the mainland colleges.
Where is MBBS/BDS exams held?
MBBS/BDS Entrance examinations are held at Kavaratti island.
How many seats are available for MBBS/BDS?
Seats available for MBBS (Central Pool) - 10
Seat available for Kerala origin candidates - 1
Seats available for BDS (Central pool) - 2
Is there any coaching facility for MBBS/BDS?
MBBS/BDS Entrance examination coaching classes are usually conducted at Kavaratti Island.