Education in Punjab, India

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Punjab has a long history of education.

Primary and secondary education[edit]

Tertiary education[edit]

Punjab is served by many public institutes of higher education (listed below). All the major arts, humanities, science, engineering, law, medicine, veterinary science, and business courses are offered, leading to first degrees as well as postgraduate awards. Advanced research is conducted in all major areas of excellence. Punjab Agricultural University is one of the world's leading authorities in agriculture. It was instrumental and played vital role in Punjab's Green Revolution in the 1960s-70s.

Famous people[edit]

  • Sushma Swaraj Leader of BJP is Alumni of Panjab University Chandigarh


  1. ^ "Higher Education". Archived from the original on 2006-07-14. Retrieved 2006-09-16. 
  2. ^ "Finally, Punjab gets its first veterinary university". Government of Punjab, India. 2006-06-02. Retrieved 2006-09-20. [dead link]
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