Sarva Shiksha Foundation

Empowers underprivileged individuals by providing education, healthcare, and livelihood programmes, aiming to break the cycle of poverty and foster positive social impact

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  • Headquarters

    Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

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Sarva Shiksha Foundation, founded in 2009, is a non-governmental organization with a primary goal of addressing poverty, especially among children. Or Read moreiginally initiated as a family project, it has expanded its initiatives across India, with a specific focus on assisting the underprivileged, irrespective of their backgrounds. The Foundation is committed to facilitating the integration of children, youth, and individuals with disabilities into mainstream society, offering them opportunities to break free from poverty. Its vision revolves around enabling deprived Indian children to realize their full potential through education. The mission involves empowering underprivileged individuals through educational, healthcare, livelihood, and social development programmes, all with the aim of achieving a positive social return on investment.


  • Vocational Training Programme

    Vocational Training Programmes, also known as Career and Technical Education (CTE), focus on preparing learners for hands-on, practical jobs that are closely tied to specific trades or vocations. These programmes are designed to equip students with practical skills for specific professions. Examples of vocational courses offered include Diploma in Fashion Technology, Beautician, Tailoring and cutting, Carpentry, Welding Technology, Motor Mechanic, Electrical Technician, Catering Management, Hotel Management, Electrician, and Mechanical Fitter. The eligibility criteria vary, with some programs requiring a 10th-grade education and others open to students who have passed the 5th grade. The courses typically have durations of one to two years, allowing students to gain expertise in their chosen fields.

  • Nursery Teacher Training Programme

    Nursery Teacher Training (NTT) is a highly sought-after programme for individuals aspiring to become preschool teachers. NTT focuses on the growth and learning of young children, aiming to enhance teaching practices and improve the quality of nursery-level education. The course covers areas like teaching methods, childcare, child psychology, and communication. It is essential for aspiring Nursery Teachers to be sensitive to children's needs and possess a pleasing personality for young children. The program offers two options: a one-year Diploma in NTT (for 10+2 graduates) and a six-month Certificate in NTT (also for 10+2 graduates).

  • Distance Learning Programme

    The organisation offers a range of distance learning programmes with varying eligibility requirements and durations. These programmes include a Diploma in Computer Application (DCA), a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application (PGDCA), Master in Computer Application (MCA) programme for graduates. There are also options for lateral entry into the MCA programme for those with prior qualifications. For non-computer programmes, there is a Bachelor of Arts (BA), and Master of Arts programme with various specializations for those with a bachelor's degree. Additionally, a two-year MBA programme is offered in different specializations for graduates. These distance learning programmes provide flexibility for individuals with different educational backgrounds and career goals.

  • Computer Training Programme

    The organisation offers a variety of computer training courses in different categories. The Computer Software Training courses, provide programmes such as the Advance Diploma in Computer Application (ADCA), Diploma in Computer Application (DCA), Basic Diploma In Information Technology (BDIT), and Certificate in Computer Application (CCA), among others. In the Computer Hardware Training courses, options include the Diploma in Computer Hardware & Networking (DCHN) and the Diploma in Computer Hardware (DCH). For Computerized Accounts Training, it offers courses such as the Certified Professional Accountant (CPA), and the Certificate in Tally (CIT), among others. These courses cater to a range of educational backgrounds and durations, allowing students to choose the one that suits their needs and eligibility.

  • Yoga Training Programme

    Choosing a career in Yoga, particularly as a Yoga instructor, is becoming increasingly rewarding. The demand for Yoga teachers is on the rise, providing a less stressful career path with the potential for a decent salary. Yoga instructors have various employment options in gyms, health clubs, schools, or running their own yoga centres. Beyond teaching, the field of Yoga extends to areas like management, academics, consultation, research, and hospitals. The available courses include a one-year Diploma in Yoga Teacher Training (DIYTT), a one-year Diploma in Yoga (DIY), and a six-month Certificate in Yoga (CIY), each catering to 10th-grade graduates with different prerequisites.

  • NIELIT Courses Programme

    The NIELIT (DOEACC) 'O' Level certification is a one-year programme recognized by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. It falls under the NIELIT/DOEACC Scheme and is equivalent to foundation-level courses in Computer Applications. This certification is administered by the Computer Society of India (CSI) and the National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT). Those who hold this certification are eligible for employment opportunities within the Central Government. Obtaining this certification involves completing the course, and assignments, and passing a qualifying exam, which can also be taken by working professionals with the required educational qualifications. Additionally, the 'O' Level certification serves as one of the eligibility criteria for registration in employment exchanges, providing job assistance to candidates.

Leadership Team

  • Sheikh Takveer


  • Sheikh Sadiq


  • Shekh Ramjan



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  • 12A


  • 80G


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  • Headquarters

    Ward No - 6, near GSSS Chowari, Tehsil Bhattiyal, Chamba, 176302

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