Add.: Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India
Phone: 91-11-23384412, 91-11-23381355, 91-11-23382947
Contact Person: P R Dasgupta
Purpose : Child welfare, Disadvantaged communities, Education
Aims/Objectives/Mission : The Department of Education is one of the four constitutent departments of the Ministry of Human Resource Development which was created on 26th September, 1985 by the 174th Amendment to the Government of India (Allocation of Business Rules), 1961.It looks after matters related to education.