||Where was the first Madrasa set up by the British in India?
||The Asiatic Society of Bengal was founded by –
||Sir William Jones
||Who founded the First Sanskrit Mahavidyalaya at Varanasi?
||Wellesley established the Fort William College at Calcutta because –
||He wanted to train British civilians for administrative purposes in India
||Who was offered membership in the Royal Asiatic Society of Paris?
||Michael Madhusudan Dutta
||Who first translated Bhagavad Gita into English?
||Who was the first to translate Kalidasa’s famous work ‘Shakuntala’ into English?
||Sir William Jones
||The main reason for the British Government to spread modern education in India during the pre-independence period was –
||The need for educated Indians in minor administrative posts
||Which Act of the British Government granted Rs. One lakh for education in India for the first time?
||Charter Act, 1813
||In the Hunter Commission report, special emphasis was laid on the development of –
||Who appointed the First Indian Education Commission and in which year?
||Lord Ripon in 1882
||When was the National Council of Education established?
||15th August 1906
||Sadler Commission was related to –
||When did the British Government appoint the Sadler University Commission for reforms in education –
||Lord Macaulay was related to –
||During India’s colonial period, the theory of downward filtration was related to –
||The propounder of “Filtration Theory” in India’s education policy was –
||The foundation of the modern educational system in India was laid by –
||Macaulay’s Minutes of 1835
||In whose reign was English Education introduced in India?
||Lord William Cavendish Bentinck
||The first three universities in India (Calcutta, Madras, and Bombay ) were established in which year?
||The establishment of the first Women’s University in Mumbai was the result of the efforts of –
||Who was associated with the formation of the Deccan Educational Society?
||Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College, Aligarh was founded in which years?
||In collaboration with David Hare and Alexander Duff, who established Hindu College at Calcutta?
||Raja Ram Mohan Roy
||Who had vigorously advocated for religious education in Indian University?
||Madan Mohan Malviya
||Who laid the foundation stone of Banaras Hindu University?
||Which was the first to be declared as Central University?
||Banaras Hindu University of Varanasi