ASMITA a Student Tracking System To Be Launched Soon [ Current Affairs ]


ASMITA, a student tracking system programme will soon be launched by the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), it is acronym for All School Monitoring Individual Tracing Analysis.

  • ASMITA will be launched under Shala Asmita Yojana (SAY).

Key facts:

  • SAY will track the educational journey of school students from Class I to Class XII for around 15 lakhs private and government schools in the country.
  • ASMITA will be an online database regarding information of student such as:
  1. Presence and enrollment
  2. Learning outcomes
  3. Mid-day meal service
  4. Infrastructural facilities among others
  • For this every students will be followed through their Aadhaar numbers and in case any students not have unique number then it will be provided with Aadhaar number.
  • The main reason behind implementation of ASMITA scheme is to stop corruption in mid-day meals.

- Published on: May 25, 2016