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Guidelines For Coaching Centre

Guidelines For Coaching Centre:

The Ministry of Education has sent to states/UTs for consideration guidelines for coaching centres.

Key features of the Guidelines:

  • Registration of Coaching Center Prior registration is required for maintaining a coaching centre. Existing centres must apply within three months.
  • For States States/UTs were urged to Develop an Online Registration Portal for Coaching Centers
  • For Coaching Centers Fee and Infrastructure Centres can charge fair fees, provide receipts, mention courses, and duration, and maintain basic infrastructure.
  • Fee Refund Clause Refund the remaining fee within 10 days if a student leaves the course midway after paying the entire fee.
  • Allocate a minimum of one square meter per student, comply with fire safety, and limit study hours.
  • Class schedules should not overlap with regular school hours.
  • Mandatory weekly offs for both students and tutors.
  •  Maintain sizes for a healthy teacher-student ratio.
  • No coaching centre shall engage tutors having less qualification than graduation.
  • No coaching centre shall make misleading promises or guarantee of rank or good marks to parents/students for enrolling them in the coaching centre
  • Penalty for Violations First offence: ₹25,000; Second Offence: ₹1 lakh; Repeated Breaches: Revocation of Registration.
  •  Establish committees for complaint redressal, avoid undue pressure, and provide assistance to students in distress.
  • Remedial classes, spaced-out curriculum, weekly offs, no tests/exams after weekly offs, festival leaves, limited daily class hours, appropriate timing, co-curricular activities, counselling sessions, and non-publication of assessment results.