Privatization in Indian education

Raj Kumar
2017 266 International Journal of Physical Education, Sports and Health   unpublished
Privatization is a well-known word. In the areas of business and industry, it has covered a wide area but now it has entered into education and academic area. The word privatization got its birth in 20th century at the end of 1960"s First of all Peter F. Drucker used this word privatization first time in his book" The age of discontinuity" in 1969. The private initiative in education, especially higher education is not altogether new to India. Some of the leading universities namely, the
more » ... namely, the Banaras Hindu University and the Aligarh Muslim University came up with the efforts of certain dedicated individuals and financial support of the community at large. There are a couple of drawbacks with respect to privatization of higher education, it is sure to bring in competitiveness and on the whole revamp the present educational system.