District Education of Balangir District


  • To provide Secondary Schools within 5 Km of every habitation
  • GER of 75 percent for class-IX & X within 5 years
  • Universal access of Secondary Education by 2018
  • Universal retention by 2020
  • Access to Secondary Education for all disadvantageous groups of children
  • To improve the quality of education resulting in enhanced intellectual, social and cultural learning.


  • Opening of new Schools in un served habitations.
  • Engagement of new teachers looking at the sanctioned strength.
  • Provision of Science Laboratory, Laboratory Equipments, Computer Lab, Library, Art/Craft culture room etc.
  • Incentive for Girls provision of free text books(for elementry class I to VIII) (for secondary class IX to X only SC/ST students).
  • Teacher’s Training for qualitative improvement of Education pattern.
  • Provision of Teaching Learning equipment to Teacher’s.
  • Special provision for Girls and SC/ST Children.
  • Continuous inspection of Class and monitoring of Schemes.
  • No. of High Schools – Balangir:

Government High Schools – 114
New Upgraded High Schools -78
Aided High Schools – 29
Block Grant High Schools – 119
Sanskrit tols -3
T.R.W. High Schools – 7
Managed by N.A.C. (Local Bodies) – NIL
Recognised Un-aided High Schools – 23

Total High Schools

– 373
Central School – 2
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya 1
English Medium Schools – 14
Odisha Adarsha Vidyayalas – 10
Madrasa – N.A
Grand Total High Schools – 400

No. of M.E./U.G. (ME) Schools – 740
No. of Primary Schools – 1267


  • Scholarship Schemes for students in different education Centers
  • NRTS and M.E. merit Scholarship (for Class – VIII to X) organized by BSE, Odisha – Rs.20/- P.M.
  • NMMMS/NTS Scholarship – Rs. 500/- P.M.
  • Examination organized by TE & SCERT, Odisha
  • Inspire Award – one student of Each High School – Rs.5000/-
  • Pathani Samanta Scholarship
  • Junior Science and Mathematics Olympiad organized by TE & SCERT, Odisha
  • Scholarship for Turner, Latrine maker etc (New)
  • Scholarship for the students of fisherman family (New)
  • Special facilities for Girls & SC/ST students of class-IX in High Schools under incentive to Girls Student Scheme.
  • Government has sanction Rs.2600/- to each class-X Girl Students and BPL/SC/ST Boy Students for purchase of Bicycle.
  • Government has awarded SC/ST scholarship to each student through District Welfare Officer.


  • District Nodal Officer for supply of Mid-day-meal- Dist. Education Officer, Balangir
  • Sri Kabi Sahu, Transporting agent has been supplying the MDM rice to students of all Blocks of Balangir District( from class I to VIII).

14 nos. of Block Education Offices

  • Agalpur
  • Balangir
  • Bangomunda
  • Belpada
  • Deogaon
  • Gudvela
  • Khaprakhol
  • Loisingha
  • Muribahal
  • Patnagarh
  • Puintala
  • Saintala
  • Titilagarh
  • Turekela

Address of the Office:

Office of District Education Office , Balangir
Near Pruthwiraj High School,Balangir
At/PO/Dist – Balangir, PIN – 767001
Tel.: – 06652-232916
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