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Study in Bihar

Study in Bihar

Study in Bihar

Bihar is spread over an area of 94,164 sq. Km is the twelfth largest state in India. The capital city of Bihar, Patna is blessed with a rich historical past. The richest city in the state also houses some of the reputed educational institutes in India. Bihar was a major educational hub in the ancient times. It was home to two renowned universities of India namely the Vikramshila University and the Nalanda University. This system of education suffered a huge set back during the medieval period. The education of the area remained neglected during the time of British rule. However, the state witnessed some revival in the education sector later when the British established some prestigious institutions here in Bihar.
As per the reports of 2001 census, Bihar has a literacy rate of 47.53% which includes male and female literacy rate of 60.32% and 33.57% respectively.
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