RTE admission – 2017 in Rajasthan: A complete guide
How to apply online, how to use mobile app, and where to check lottery results.
Jaipur: Right to Education (RTE) provides a great opportunity to parents who can’t afford exorbitant fee charged by private schools in Rajasthan, particularly Jaipur. If your annual income is Rs 1 lakh or less, your child is eligible for free education under RTE. All private schools have to reserve 25% of the total seats for RTE admissions in Rajasthan.
The Rajasthan government has tried to make the process of RTE admissions hassle free for parents. You have two options if you want to apply online:
You can visit this website: http://rte.raj.nic.in/Home/Home.aspx
On the right side of the screen, you will see a ‘Latest News’ widget where education department has uploaded the latest announcement with regard to RTE admissions – 2017.
In the middle of the home page, you will find ‘quick links’ widget to apply online and check centralized lottery results.
You can also use a mobile app ‘Rajasthan Private School App’ to submit the application for your child’s admission in a school of your choice.
We have written a detailed guide on how to download and use the app. Click on the link below to read the guide:
You can submit applications online to multiple schools. A centralized lottery system has been introduced to give admissions on the basis of lottery results. You can check results of lottery also online.
Private schools have already started the process of RTE admissions for the academic year 2017-18. The state government has asked them to follow a strict schedule. Private schools in Jaipur, and all over Rajasthan started accepting online applications from April 13.
You have nearly 18 days to apply online as the deadline for submitting applications is April 30. The school will draw a lottery on May 2. If your child has secured admission in a particular school on the basis of lottery results, you will have to confirm this with the concerned school by May 8.
School will start the process of giving admission to children under RTE from May 9. The deadline to complete the process is May 31.