Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA), National Mission for Secondary Education is a central scheme of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for the development of secondary education in public schools throughout India. It was launched in March 2009.
Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan
The implementation of the Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan
has started from 2009-2010 to provide conditions for efficient growth, development and equity for all. The scheme includes multidimensional research, technical consulting, various implementations and funding support.
The principal objectives of RMSA are to enhance the quality of secondary education and increase the total enrollment rate from 52% (as of 2005–2006) to 75% in five years, i.e. from 2009–2014. It aims to provide universal education for all children between 15–16 years of age. The funding from the central ministry is provided through state governments, which establish separate implementing agencies.
Objectives of RMSA
The scheme was implemented country-wide with the following objectives in mind by the Central Government of India:
- Multidimensional research
- Technical consulting
- Various implementations and
- Funding support
We all know that the Scheme was came in force to the nation so budget was on the higher end. The total budget allocated during the XI Five Year Plan (2002-2007) was ₹2,012 billion (US$29 billion).
Portal links – https://mhrd.gov.in/rmsa