Fundamental Rights

Provisions of the Constitution of India having a bearing on Education

Part Title Article / Schedule Title
III Fundamental Rights 13 Laws inconsistent with or in derogation of the fundamental rights
15 Prohibition of discrimination on grounds of religion, race, caste, sex or place of birth
21A Right to education
[Inserted by the 86th Amendment in December, 2002 and passed by the Parliament in July, 2009. The provisions of the Act came into force from 1st April, 2010]
28 Freedom as to attendance at religious instruction or religious worship in certain educational institutions
30 Right of minorities to establish and administer educational institutions