(Last Updated on : 11-02-2009)
Numerous private schools, colleges run by government and also private institutions are catering to the requirements of all the students of the place. Truly education of Jaisalmer aid in the upliftment of society's standard. Day by day the educational institutes are increasing in numbers. In this matter government has taken a stern initiatives.
Schools too form an integral part of system of education of Jaisalmer city. Apart from imparting studies, both secondary and higher secondary schools that have been built in Jaisalmer are also trying to instill qualities of a good human being in a student. Care also is taken for shaping up the persona of a student as a whole. Thus extra curricular activities, namely social work, games and art and crafts have been duly emphasized. Schools like Amar Shaheed Sagarmal Gopa Government Higher Secondary School and Air force Children School deserve mentioning. In the Air force Children school the children of Air force have enrolled their names.
Another feature of education of Jaisalmer city is that special educational programmes also are organized for the students of villages as well. In this way the rate of literacy also has shown an increment very recently. Some of the primary schools are established so the every one can opt for fundamental education at least. Non Governmental Organization has a special role to play. Their workers are going to the remotest of the areas and impart basic education to the natives.
Colleges are part of the education of Jaisalmer city. They are playing an important role in imparting training as per the requirements of the industries. In the colleges a wide ranging qualified courses are being taught. They are operational with changing learning programs and also libraries, which preserve vistas of books, modern laboratory facilities and also wide-ranging subjects to choose.
Academic counsels board preserves Jaisalmer colleges. Subjects that are taught include sociology, fine arts, applied arts, music, potteries and architecture. Faculties of these colleges are equally competent for providing guidance to the students. Even from these colleges facilities are provided so that students can go for small education tours also. Most of the colleges are committed towards providing 'high-class education' to the pupils. Even from the near by areas like Ajmer and Bikaner students use to come for studying in these colleges.
One such reputed college is Shri Sangidass Bal Krishnan Government College. It has become an integral part of the education of Jaisalmer city. The government has facilitated good infrastructure. With recent improvement in the standard of education of this college quite a number of students from Jaisalmer and also from adjoining region have taken admission. The college has got outstanding teaching faculties producing scholars of the state. Best is the arts and commerce department which has highly acclaimed by the people. They have employed superior techniques and methods for teaching the students. Its library also has a huge collection of books of varied subjects. For students canteen provides delicious dishes as well as opportunities for conducting long hours of gossiping and interaction.