Hindi and Arabic Education :
As per the Government order vide No. ED 15 PSE 79 dt: 20-06-1979 Arabic grant in aid code is came into existence with effect from 20-06-1979.
The Directorate of minority schools is the aurhority to accord registration of Arabic Schools across the state as per the rules and procedure which are mentioned in the Arabic grant in-aid-code.
DDPIs of the concerned districts is the authority to monitoring and supervisions of Educational/activities of respective Arabic schools and also the authority to renewal of recognition of the Arabic schools of concerned districts. Registration of Arabic colleges across the State in executing at the Government level.
Proposals of eligible Arabic Schools will be sent to the Government after proper verification and scrutiny as and when the Government called for to admit these schools for grant in aid.
Total Number of Arabic Schools : Aided Schools - 94 UnAided Schools - 220 Total : 314.
Total Numbr of Arabic Colleges : Aided Colleges - 03 UnAided Colleges - 04 Total : 07.
Hindi Vidyalayas :
To develop Hindi language in non Hindi speaking areas of the State, Govt. of Karnataka vide its Order No. ED 15 PHN 76 dated: 26.7.1979 has made provision to open Hindi Vidyalayas in the State. There are 47 Hindi Vidyalayas in the State. Further 5 voluntary organizations are conducting Hindi examinations and issuing certificates to the students.
In co-ordination with the Kendriya Hindi Samsthan , Agra, the state is running Hindi Parangath College at Mysore. State Govt. is meeting the expenditures of the staff like salaries, Travelling allowances, contingencies etc., As per the NCTE norms 60 candidates are admitted per year. Of which 20 seats are reserved for in service candidates and 40 seats for private candidates.
Further, under the scheme of financial assistance for appointment of Hindi teachers in Non Hindi speaking states grants are being released from the GOI towards payment of salaries to these teachers since 1998-99.