Union HRD Ministry to launch ASMITA, student tracking system
The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has decided to launch ASMITA, a student tracking system programme.
ASMITA is acronym for All School Monitoring Individual Tracing Analysis and shall be launched under Shala Asmita Yojana (SAY).
- SAY aims to track the educational journey of school students from Class I to Class XII across the 15 lakhs private and government schools in the country.
- ASMITA will be an online database which will carry information of student attendance and enrolment, learning outcomes, mid-day meal service and infrastructural facilities among others.
- Students will be tracked through their Aadhaar numbers and incase those not having unique number will be provided with it.
Categories: India Current Affairs 2017