Which of the following statements is/are correct about Woods Despatch of 1854?

  1. It recommended vernacular languages for primary education and English language for higher education
  2. The system of grants-in-aid was recommended to help private enterprises
  3. It recommended comprehensive system of Scholarship for higher education

   Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

  Woods Despatch of 1854 recommended:

  • It recommended vernacular languages for primary education and English language for higher education
  • The system of grants-in-aid was recommended to help private enterprises
  • It recommended comprehensive system of Scholarship for higher education
  • Female education to be encouraged
  • Director of Public Instruction to be appointed in every province

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