Bihar is one of the oldest states of India famous across the entire world because of its education system. Its Nalanda University is renowned for the quality of education which was offered during ancient times. Even during current times, Bihar and primarily its capital city of Patna is home of so many schools which provide an excellent atmosphere for the overall grooming and development of students.
Schools in Bihar are either affiliated to CBSE board, ICSE board or Bihar State board. Every year thousands of students appear for competitive examinations such as NDA, IIT JEE, NIFT etc. It is worth mentioning here that students from schools in Bihar have a considerable share in the successful students who pass these exams and secure an admission in these prestigious institutes.
For villages and interior locations of Bihar, state government has zila and sarkari schools which provide basic education to the children hailing from villages and rural regions. However In cities and towns, people have various schools such as Play schools which primarily cater to children between 3-5 years. Then there are kids school, Montessori school, boarding school, senior secondary school etc.