The district does not have any slandered schools and colleges. As per the data available, the network of schools and colleges and other educational institutions in the district is as follows.
- Lower Primary Schools 253
- Upper Primary schools 146
- High Schools 109
- Colleges 4
- Engineering Colleges 1
- Teacher Training Schools 3
- Special School for blind 1
- Industrial Training Institute 1
- Industrial Training Centres 4
There are two Kendriya Vidhyalaya and one Navodaya Vidhyalaya in this district.
The Sactioratha Programme of the Governmentwas well received and due to the zealous compaign conducted by the Government as well as voluntary organizations, the level of literacy has a marked improvement. As per available statistics, the district has 7,47,903 literates, of which the number of males is 3,95,620 and females 3,52,283.
“The scarcest resource we have is our own time.”