HRD Ministry launches AISHE 2014-15

New Delhi, Oct 22: The Union HRD ministry on Wednesday launched the fourth edition of All-India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) 2014-15, which aims to collect data on the status of higher education in the country.

The survey is an annual web-based, pan-India exercise which covers all the higher educational institutions in the country.

The annual survey collects data following several parameters, including student enrollment, examination results, education finance and infrastructure. The data helps the government in making policies and conducting research for the development of education.

Higher Education Secretary Satya Narayan Mohanty launched the survey for the year 2014-15.