World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Rayat Shikshan Sanstha

Article Id: WHEBN0008201009
Reproduction Date:

Title: Rayat Shikshan Sanstha  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Satara (city), Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil College
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Rayat Shikshan Sanstha

Rayat Shikshan Sanstha is an Indian educational organization founded by Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil in 1919. It is first wider education society in the world . Its aim was to provide education to students who, due to caste, religion of economic status, had not previously had the opportunity. The organization has its headquarters in Satara.

History

The Santha was established in 1919. Soon thereafter, the first school, which was of "Earn & Learn" concept, was started at a village named Kale from Karad taluka of Satara district by Karmaveer Bhaurao in 1919.[1]

Current status

Today, the Sanstha has 41 colleges, 17 post-graduate colleges, 438 Secondary Schools, 8 Training Colleges, 28 Primary Schools, 17 Pre-Primary Schools, 68 Cosmopolitan hostels, 7 Administrative Offices, 8 Ashramshalas, 2 ITI, 1 Engineering College and 57 Ancillary branches.[2]

Awards and recognition

Year Name of Award or Honour Awarding Organisation
1993-94 Dalit Mitra Puraskar Govt. of Maharashtra
1994 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar award Govt of India
1998 Shahu Puraskar Rajarshi Chh. Shahu Memorial trust, Kolhapur
2000-01 Adarsha Shikshan Sanstha Govt. of Maharashtra
2001-02 Shri Sant Gadge Maharaj Seva Puraskar Shri Sant Gadage Maharaj Mission, Mumbai
2003 Shikshan Maharshi Dr. Panjabrao Upakhya Bhausaheb Deshmukh Smruti Puraskar Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University, Nashik
2011 Excellence in Education Award Dr. D.Y. Patil Pratishthan, Navi Mumbai

Source: [3]

References

External links

  • Rayat Shikshan Sanstha
  • [1]


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.