Indian Education Industry and Education Job

Industry Brief

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Before anything else, Education industry is full of Jobs and other career opportunities. Education means learning and acquiring knowledge, skills, values, and beliefs via methods like teaching, training, and discussion. Indian education industry is a sea of opportunities with approximately 29 per cent of India’s population being between the age group of 0-14 years. The education industry or education system is a group of institutions (which comes under ministries of education, local educational authorities, teacher training institutions, schools, universities, etc.) whose primary purpose is to provide education with certifications.

Market Size and GDP Spent on Education Industry in India

In FY 18, education sector in India was estimated at INR 6,40,891.3 Crores and expectedly stood strong at INR 7,06,587.9 Crore in FY 19. The education industry revenue has grown at a CAGR of 15% over the FY13 – FY17 period. In terms of expenditure on the education from government, spending on education was 2.7 percent of GDP for the financial year 2018.  India had 37.4 million students enrolled in higher education in 2018-19. Gross Enrolment Ratio in higher education reached 26.3 per cent in 2018-19 and to manage the complete gamut of education industry there is a huge opportunity for people looking for a job in education industry.

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Tentative No. of educational institutes in India

The Indian Education industry is amongst the largest, with an extensive network of more than 1.4 million schools and more than 850 universities and 40,000 higher education institutes. These numbers are a proof of good career for those job seekers who are looking for education jobs.

Top Universities in India and Educational Hub 

As we are focused be on top of our business at Gweka Consulting Services, with every blog we bring top 10 players of the respective industry to the table. These universities and hubs are good for those who see career in education sector. Today, let us show the list top universities and educational cities of India. 

Top 10 Universities in India

Name of the UniversityNIRF Ranking 2019*
Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore1
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi2
Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi3
University of Hyderabad (UoH), Hyderabad4
Calcutta University, West Bengal5
Jadavpur University, Kolkata6
Anna University, Chennai7
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore8
Manipal Academy of Higher Education-Manipal9
Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune10

*NIRF– National Institutional Ranking Framework, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India

Top 10 Educational Hubs in India-

S. No.Hub Location
1Delhi (Capital of India)
2Bangalore, Karnataka
3Chennai, Tamil Nadu
4Ahmedabad, Gujarat
5Kolkata, West Bengal
6Indore, Madhya Pradesh
7Mumbai, Maharashtra
8Kota, Rajasthan
9Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
10Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

Education Jobs and Average Salaries

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This section of GCS Blog is firmly dedicated to all the job seekers looking for jobs in education industry. In this section we outline few job roles with their average salary. Education industry has wide range of job roles with decent salaries. Here is list of few education jobs, click to apply with Gweka Consulting Services.  

Job RolesAverage Salary/ per monthClick to Apply
School Principal Jobs60,000Apply Now
High School Teacher Jobs25,000Apply Now
Professor Jobs76,000Apply Now
Education Counselor Jobs29,000Apply Now
Lirarian Jobs27,000Apply Now
Foreign Language Teacher Jobs22,500Apply Now
Sports Coach Jobs43,000Apply Now
Admission Assistant Jobs18,000Apply Now
Training & Placement Officer Jobs24,000Apply Now

Source: – PayScale, Glassdoor & Indeed

Note: – Salaries are approximate and subject to experience level.

Latest in Indian Education Industry

Interactive Classrooms (Smart Classes), digital education, e-learning and immersive learning with AR (augmented reality) & VR (virtual reality) are the latest technology trends in education industry. Online education platforms like BYJU’S, Unacademy, Vedantu, and Toppr are turning the scene of private coaching in India. They are driving the change in sector which means a more jobs in education industry

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