Key findings related to minorities

  • According to All India Survey on Higher Education 2018-19, south India has a higher per capita proportion of colleges compared to the rest of the country.
  • The share of enrolled minorities aged 18-24 has improved, but these communities continue to be underrepresented given their share of the total population in that age group.
  • 9% students belong to Muslim Minority and 2.2% from other Minority Community.
  • Muslim Minority has more male students than females where as other Minority has more females than males.