Kasaragod is a developing district in terms of literacy. The literacy rate in Kasaragod district is 89.95%. It is very much lower when compared to the total literacy rate of the state. Several literacy programmes such as an adult education campaign conducted by the Saksharatha Samithy and a literacy programme called Aksharapulary etc have helped to make some improvements in the field of education in this district.
The district panchayat in Kasaragod have promoted education among the women category in Kasaragod with the help of organizations such as DIET, Kudumbasree, SSA etc. There are fairly good number of schools and colleges in Kasaragod. The colleges include Art & Science colleges, Engineering colleges, Medical colleges etc.
List of Schools and Colleges in Kasaragod district
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