EDUCATION

S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
(feedback@pgeconomist.com)
Research Analyst
, PAGE
July 9 - 15, 2012

LITERACY RATE (10 YEARS AND ABOVE)-PAKISTAN AND PROVINCES (%)

PROVINCE/AREA 2008-09 2010-11
MALE FEMALE TOTAL MALE FEMALE TOTAL
PAKISTAN 69 45 57 69 46 58
Rural 63 33 48 63 35 49
Urban 81 67 74 81 67 74
PUNJAB 69 50 59 70 51 60
Rural 63 39 51 64 42 53
Urban 82 71 76 80 71 76
SINDH 71 45 59 71 46 59
Rural 61 22 43 60 22 42
Urban 81 65 73 82 68 75
KPK 69 31 50 68 33 50
Rural 67 27 47 67 29 48
Urban 76 48 62 77 50 63
BALOCHISTAN 62 23 45 60 19 41
Rural 57 16 38 54 13 35
Urban 78 47 64 79 40 61

NUMBER OF MAINSTREAM INSTITUTIONS, ENROLMENT AND TEACHERS BY LEVEL (Thousands)

YEAR ENROLMENT INSTITUTIONS TEACHERS
2009-10 2010-11 2011-12
(E)
2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 (E) 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12
(E)
Pre-Primary 8762.5 9412.5 9863.2 - - - - - -
Primary 18771.6 19157.6 19571.0 157.5 155.5 154.6 441.7 440.5 435.5
Middle 5504.5 5643.7 5717.5 41.3 42.0 42.6 331.5 335.0 342.6
High 2583.4 2630.1 2725.1 24.8 25.2 25.8 447.1 452.8 463.9
Higher Sec./Inter 1166.0 1187.8 1291.0 3.3 3.4 3.6 77.2 81.2 85.0
Degree Colleges 478.4 760.9 1015.2 1.4 1.6 1.7 30.8 36.3 45.4
Universities 935.6 1107.7 1413.5 0.132 0.135 - 57.8 63.6 72.6
Total 38202.0 39900.3 41596.5 228.4 227.8 228.3 1386.1 1409.4 1445.0

BEST STUDENT CITIES IN THE WORLD DURING 2012

RANK CITY COUNTRY
1 Paris France
2 London United Kingdom
3 Boston United States
4 Melbourne Australia
5 Vienna Austria
6 Sydney Australia
7 Zurich Switzerland
8 Berlin Germany
9 Dublin Ireland
10 Montreal Canada

TOP 10 INTERNATIONAL BOARDING SCHOOLS IN THE WORLD

SCHOOLS COUNTRY/STATE
JFK International Switzerland
Branksome Hall Canada
Diocesan school for girls New Zealand
Westminister school England
Charterhouse England
UWCSEA Vision Singapore
Woodstock School India
Dulwich College Management International London
Canadian Academy Japan
Geelong Grammar School Australia

PHDs PRODUCED BY PAKISTANI UNIVERSITIES

YEARS 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Numbers 178 202 273 254 308 322 409 420 613 624 750

NUMBER OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS BY KIND, LEVEL AND SEX

FY PS (000) MS (000) HS (000) SVI ASC PC UNI
TOT FEM TOT FEM TOT FEM TOT FEM TOT FEM TOT FEM TOT
92-93 130.6 40.3 11.8 5.4 8.7 2.8 602 316 800 293 260 109 27
93-94 134.1 42.4 12.1 5.5 9.2 3.0 474 218 824 303 260 112 28
94-95 139.6 44.4 12.6 5.7 9.5 3.2 487 221 863 317 271 116 34
95-96 143.1 40.5 13.3 4.4 9.5 2.4 577 224 909 338 286 124 38
96-97 149.7 52.1 14.5 6.3 9.9 3.3 578 225 1,141 382 310 129 41
97-98 156.3 58.1 17.4 7.5 11.1 3.9 574 223 1,056 400 315 139 45
98-99 159.3 53.1 18.1 7.2 12.4 3.3 580 228 1,137 433 336 153 46
99-00 162.1 55.0 18.4 7.6 12.6 3.4 612 233 1,222 464 356 161 54
00-01 147.7 54.3 25.5 12.0 14.8 4.6 630 236 1,710 691 366 171 59
01-02 149.1 55.3 26.8 12.8 15.1 4.6 607 239 1,784 731 376 177 74
02-03 150.8 56.1 28.0 13.5 15.6 4.8 585 230 1,855 768 386 186 96
03-04 155.0 57.6 28.7 13.9 16.1 5.1 624 228 1,989 822 426 206 106
04-05 157.2 58.7 30.4 14.8 16.6 5.3 747 328 1,604 684 677 331 108
05-06 157.5 59.8 39.4 19.3 22.9 8.1 3,059 1,475 2,996 1,484 1,135 664 111
06-07 158.4 60.9 40.1 17.5 23.6 9.0 3,090 1,491 3,095 1,420 1,166 631 120
07-08 157.4 64.9 40.8 20.6 24.0 9.0 3,125 1,507 3,213 1,642 1,202 700 124
08-09 156.7 63.4 40.9 20.4 24.3 9.2 3,159 1,523 3,242 1,707 1,336 733 129
09-10 157.5 60.6 41.3 19.5 24.8 10.6 3,192 2,182 3,329 1,763 1,439 821 132
10-11 155.5 60.9 42.0 19.7 25.2 10.8 3,224 2,206 3,435 1,833 1,558 863 135
11-12
(E)
154.6 61.0 42.6 20.5 25.8 11.5 3,271 2,559 3,561 2,011 1,733 969 ..

PS: PRIMARY*SCHOOLS, MS: MIDDLE SCHOOLS, HS: HIGH SCHOOLS, SVI: SECONDARY VOCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, ASC: ARTS AND SCIENCE COLLEGES, PC: PROFESSIONAL COLLEGES, UNI: UNIVERSITIES, TOT: TOTAL, FEM: FEMALE


SCHOLARSHIPS (Numbers)

PROJECT NAME

SCHOLARSHIPS
AWARDED
SCHOLARS
PROCEEDED
SCHOLARS COMPLETED
STUDIES
Post-Doctoral Fellowship Programmes 590 477 449
1000 Cuban Scholarships for Studies in General Comprehensive Medicine 604 604 N/A
US needs based Scholarship Programme for Pakistani University Students 901 901 659
MS / M. Phil leading to PhD Scholarships for teachers of Weaker Universities. 21 21 1
MS leading to PhD Faculty Development Programme of UESTP/UETs Universities. 189 117 2
Overseas scholarship scheme for PhD in selected fields Phase - 1 19 19 383
Overseas Scholarships Phase-II 1439 1200 132
Fulbright Scholarship Programme 233 233 24

STUDENTS ENROLLMENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION (2009); FOR 2010
COUNTRY (MILLIONS)
India 16.0
USA 17.8
china 25.4
Russia 9.4
Brazil 4.6

GROSS PARTICIPATION RATES & TARGETS

LEVEL

2015-2016 (%)

TOTAL FEMALE
Primary Level 120 120
Middle Level 80 80

COUNTRIES WITH THE HIGHEST ILLITERACY RATE

COUNTRY ADULT ILLITERACY RATE (%)
1 Niger 84.3
2 Burkina Faso 77.0
3 Afghanistan 63.7
4 Sierra Leone 63.7
5 Gambia, the 63.5

DEVELOPMENT EXPENDITURE (Rs. Billions)

FINANCIAL YEAR ALLOCATION RELEASES
2008-09 18.00 16.42
2009-10 22.50 11.30
2010-11 15.76 14.06
2011-12 * 14.00 8.96
Total 70.26 50.74
Source: HEC, *the releases are till Dec. 2011