Goa’s female ratio in higher education among best in country

Goa continues to retain its position for one of the best gross enrolment ratios in the country (GER) for the female population in institutes of higher education. Of Goa’s female population in the 18-24 age group, 34.6% girls are enrolled for various higher education programmes in colleges and universities, as per the All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) report of the Union education ministry released on Thursday.